Star date: 22nd March 2015
SALFORD POET, WRITER, BANDS AND ARTISTS BACK COFFEE4CRAIG
"I just felt this connection and thought `Right what can I do?'" JB Barrington
Coffee4Craig, the Salford group set up just over a year ago to help the homeless and those in poverty, has declared itself `overwhelmed' by the support it's receiving from local people.
Yesterday, poet JB Barrington handed over 10% of the ticket sales from his sold out show at the Salford Arts Theatre, half a dozen woollen hats knitted by artist Mary Lorraine Mchugh were also donated, while writer Simon Williams gave all proceeds from the first week's sales of his new book to the cause – and there's Black Grape still to come!
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