Fashion event at Town Hall for charity

A fundraising fashion show in aid of the Mayor’s appeal will help local fashionistas brighten up their spring and summer wardrobe. The evening event on April 19 (7pm) at the Town Hall is being hosted by the Mayoress of Eastbourne, Linda Thompson, and will showcase the latest High Street trends.

Money raised at the event will be awarded to Lark in the Park, an Eastbourne based Charitable Trust for local youngsters with special needs. Visitors to the show will be able to try on this season’s designs and buy on the night. There will be no ordering of goods. Tickets cost £5, call 415020 or email mayorsoffice@eastbourne.gov.uk Lark in the Park is this year’s Mayoral charity.

The group works with ages five to 25 and the disabilities include Downs Syndrome, Autism and Cerebral Palsy. Lark in the Park provides holiday breaks for the youngsters as well as an annual Christmas Party.