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Bearsted's Music on the Green a "brilliant" success

Monday 19th September 2016

Bearsted's Music on the Green (MOTG) raised more than £15,000 to be split between three charities.

The Goodman Centre and Rainbows Play and National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty (NSPCC) to Children will each receive £7,494 while the Rainbows Play Group will get a donation of £384.

The income generated by the sell-out event – which included music from a wide variety of different acts including The Kick Backs – was £41,578 with costs of £23,956.

After tax and income retained for 2017, the amount raised for charitable distribution was £15,372.

Organiser Jo Conner said that the event “went brilliantly” and the “positive feedback has been pretty much across the board”.

Full story and more Bearsted news, read Downs Mail east edition out next week