The family behind the Christmas lights display that dazzles Preston each year have thanked generous visitors.Advertisement
Valentine’s Meadow in Cottam is turned into a winter wonderland by the Tipping family.
A total of £11,060 was raised by the family by the Christmas lights and donations for completing the Manchester half marathon.
The lights themselves raised £8,700 from the donation bucket out the front of the family home and the online fundraiser.
This takes the total raised by the Tipping family to £67,265 over the last seven years.
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Four charities receive a share of the money, they are the Rosemere Cancer Foundation, Derian House hospice, Preston Headway and the Jordan Grant 18 Memorial Fund.
Mark Tipping said: “We would just like to thank all those people that supported us and those that made some very generous charity donations
“We hope you all have a fantastic year and hope to see you all in again in December this year.
“Hopefully next year we will be having more visits from frosty the snowman and an elf.”
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