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Demelza Ball at Leeds Castle

PUBLISHED: 18:51 30 July 2010 | UPDATED: 15:11 20 February 2013

Val Randi and Lynn Green

Val Randi and Lynn Green

Fireworks lit the night sky at Leeds Castle, where guests gathered to enjoy the annual Demelza May fundraising ball. Sponsored by Brake Brothers, who donated a cheque for £50,000 on the night, the Kings and Queens-themed...

Fireworks lit the night sky at Leeds Castle, where guests gathered to enjoy the annual Demelza May fundraising ball. Sponsored by Brake Brothers, who donated a cheque for 50,000 on the night, the Kings and Queens-themed evening was led by Demelza's James Hanaway,
dressed as a jester in the court of Henry VIII, played by Invicta
FM DJ Neil Kefford.

As well as the sponsor's generous donation, ticket sales and auction prizes raised a further 50,000 for the children's charity, with prizes ranging from a box for two at the Kylie 02 concert this July, and a trip
to release gorillas back into the wild in the Congo, the prize money for
which is being shared with the Aspinall Foundation.

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