How the Lancashire community has supported Galloway's Society for the Blind

The launch of the appeal last year
The launch of the appeal last year
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As the Post's Gallowheels campaign has successfully aided Galloway's in getting a new minibus, we take a look at what dedicated fund-raisers have done.

Fund-raisers have spent the past year helping to raise money for a much needed bus for Galloway’s Society for the Blind.

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In that time, generous Lancashire folk have been hosting beer festivals, climbing mountains and cycling across India to raise cash for the charity.

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Hutton truck driver to cycle across India for Galloway's Society for the Blind

A music and beer festival in Lostock Hall for Galloway’s and Guide Dogs for the Blind

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It is thanks to the kindness of fund-raisers that the charity, which needs to raise around £1m a year to keep going, can continue helping those struggling with sight loss.