Whittome service raises �3,500 for charity
Emma Knights A thanksgiving service for a revered north Norfolk hotelier raised more than �3,500 for an African charity.Paul Whittome, the owner of the Hoste Arms in Burnham Market, died in July after losing a year-long battle with cancer.
A thanksgiving service for a revered north Norfolk hotelier raised more than �3,500 for an African charity.
Paul Whittome, the owner of the Hoste Arms in Burnham Market, died in July after losing a year-long battle with cancer.
About 1,200 people from across the world attended a thanksgiving service for the 55-year-old on July 16.
You may also want to watch:
The money raised from the service will be given to the South African campaign One Net One Life which aims to help prevent malaria.
It was a charity close to Mr Whittome's heart as his wife Jeanne Whittome was born in South Africa.
- 1 Covid outbreak factory's safety message to customers
- 2 Man in 20s dies and three hurt as Audi crashes into wall
- 3 Norfolk's first mass Covid vaccination centre to open in food court
- 4 A148 shut for 'most of morning' after serious crash
- 5 Drivers face non-essential travel fines after spate of snow crashes
- 6 Are you in our Norfolk school photos from the 1970s?
- 7 Campsite team's shock as couple turn up in campervan
- 8 'Sickened' car dealer watches thieves on CCTV
- 9 Londoners fined for travelling to stay at second home in Norfolk
- 10 Optician's lockdown eyesight health plea
The Hoste Arms will also host a jazz evening next Easter in memory of Mr Whittome to raise more funds for One Net One Life.