Charity fashion show at ROMAN Southport raises money for Galloway’s Society for the Blind May 19th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: ROMAN fashion show models A VIP fashion evening featured catwalks, welcome drinks and nibbles at the Chapel Street store on Thursday, May 5th. Models showcased the new ROMAN summer collection and throughout the evening guests were given the chance to shop from the range. 50 tickets were sold in advance of the show which was in aid of Galloway’s Society for the Blind, making it a sell-out event. A raffle was drawn on the night, with several local businesses, including the Latin Lounge, Pure Floral Designs and Barrett & Coe, donating prizes to boost funds raised from this event. Anna Eddowes-Scott, Community Fundraiser for Galloway’s commented, “We are so grateful for the support that ROMAN has given Galloway’s by choosing to fundraise for us through this event.” “It was also great to see some of our service users getting involved in the event and taking part as models for the fashion show. Kate and her team were great at putting them at ease and making sure that the shop layout was accessible for everyone attending the event.” The evening raised £420, which will help Galloway’s continue to support people living with sight loss in the Sefton and Lancashire area. ROMAN manager, Kate Brazier reported, “We are always happy to support charities, like Galloway’s, that provide such an essential service to the local community. The event was a great success and we look forward to working with Galloway’s in the future.” Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!