Elves at Cottam Lane Pharmacy raise money for Alzheimer's Society

Staff at Cottam Lane Pharmacy dressed as elves, raising £300 for Alzheimer's Society.

Tuesday, 11th December 2018, 3:47 pm
Updated Tuesday, 11th December 2018, 4:50 pm
Staff at Cottam Lane Pharmacy dress up as elves for Alzheimer's Society

Staff at Cottam Lane Pharmacy dressed as elves, raising £300 for Alzheimer’s Society.

‘Straight-laced’ pharmacist Len Clay led his merry elves throughout the day, charming patients who donated funds at the Cottam surgery.

Fran Clay, fellow pharmacist and Len’s wife, said: “Len is quite straight-laced and so when patients saw him dressed as an elf, with ears and stripy trousers, they were very amused.

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“This was his idea, to raise money for Alzheimer’s Society, in memory of my dad, Charlie Burrows, who died of dementia two years ago.

“We are absolutely thrilled to have raised so much money.”