Brighton Burns Night Celebrations raise £80,000

The Argus: Brighton Burns Night Celebrations raise £80,000 Brighton Burns Night Celebrations raise £80,000

A traditional feast of haggis, neeps and tatties has raised more than £80,000 for charity.

The annual Burns Night celebration organised by wholesaler Palmer and Harvey was held at The Grand in Brighton and attracted more than 250 tartan-clad revellers.

The Hove-based firm, their suppliers and guests joined together in raising a toast to Scotland’s favourite poet, including representatives from the event’s main sponsors Mars, Mondelez, JTI, PepsiCo, Britvic, Wrigley and Coca-Cola Enterprises.

The event capped another successful 12 months of fundraising by the firm for Grocery Aid following a London-to-Paris bike ride, which raised almost £120,000.

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