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Presentation of cheque to Prince Philip Trust Fund

Tuesday evening Windsor & Eton Rotary Club presented a cheque for £42,349.81 to Prince Edward in his capacity as chairman of The Prince Philip Trust Fund.

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The Prince Philip Trust Fund helps many local people in need… enjoy this video of Kevin McGarry explaining what the fund does & view some pictures of the Ascot race day where the money was raised.

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Lt Colonel Toby Hill, MBE officer commanding 1st Battalion, Coldstream Guards and his wife kindly provided the venue, the Officers Mess at Victoria Barracks and President Geoff Kidd & his wife Denny hosted the evening.

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Prince Edward talking with John Hancock’s party… it was John’s initiative, as a trustee of the fund & member of our club, to make more of a connection between The Prince Philip Trust fund and Windsor & Eton Rotary Club a few year’s ago.

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Prince Edward shares individual stories with 100+ Rotary members & guests…

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After a Champagne reception the wine was flowing and the food was superb…

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That’s that then, Prince Edward will be signed up for a New Year Zumba class 😉

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Andrew Panter gave an excellent presentation speech and then handed a rather large cheque, in more ways than one, to Prince Edward.

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We finished with a selection of cheeses & biscuits with a glass or two of Port.

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Just one more wafer thin mint… go on Elaine… please let me!

What a most enjoyable evening.

Thank you.

Jon

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