Crowds of shoppers gathered in Burnley town centre as Pendleside Hospice showcased the prize up for grabs in their annual car raffle.
A stunning black Mini First brought plenty of admiring glances while parked in Charter Walk as it was unveiled as the motor to be driven away by one lucky winner later this year.
Tickets for the raffle are now on sale priced £1 with all money raised from the sales going to the hospice. For anybody not interested in winning a car, there is a cash alternative of £8,000 .
This year’s car raffle sponsors are Alderson and Horan Funeral Services, Charter Walk Shopping Centre, Burnley and Pendle Freemasons, John Macadam Garages and Santa’s Pizza. The car has also been supplied at a discount by local dealers Lloyds of Colne.
The raffle is one of the hospice’s biggest annual fund-raising events raising more than £31,000 of much-needed funds last year. .
Volunteers from Pendleside Hospice will be out and about in the community throughout the summer until the winning ticket is drawn on September 21st.
Tickets are also available from any of the eight hospice shops in the area, hospice reception or from any of the sponsors.
They can also be bought online at www.pendleside.org.uk or by ringing the fund-raising department on 01282 440120.