St Mary's Hospice @stmaryshospice
The annual ‘Swattyfest’ was held at the Miners Arms, Swarthmoor on Sunday 21st August 2016. The music festival was held in aid of St Mary’s Hospice and the Swarthmoor Defibrillator fund, and was sponsored by Stuart Ward the licensee and Molson Coors.
Several groups and artists performed for hundreds of people in the garden of the pub including, Katie and Mike McGuire, The Rocking Dangleberries, Billy Scott, Adrian Ventura and the Flying Cascara Brothers. The festival raised £1,019.49 for St Mary’s Hospice and £517 for the Defibrillator fund.
Pictured presenting a cheque to Bob Qazi the fundraiser for St Mary’s are Paul Craig of Molson Coors, Stuart Ward, Bob Qazi and Councillor Harold Stretch.
Bob Qazi said,” This was a fantastic effort by Stuart, Lynne and all the people of Swarthmoor to raise money for the Hospice and the defibrillator. On behalf of St Mary’s Hospice I would like to thank them, Molson Coors and all the artists and entertainers who took part to make it such a great event!”