Mayor’s helping hand at charity

Mayor at Salvation Army wrapping presents December 21st 2012 E52006N_corrected.jpg'(L to R): Salvation Army Corps Officer Major Linda Squirrell, Pat Awcock, the Mayor of Eastbourne Cllr Mike Thompson, Hazel Middleton, Martina Gausden from Barclays and Jennie Walker
Mayor at Salvation Army wrapping presents December 21st 2012 E52006N_corrected.jpg'(L to R): Salvation Army Corps Officer Major Linda Squirrell, Pat Awcock, the Mayor of Eastbourne Cllr Mike Thompson, Hazel Middleton, Martina Gausden from Barclays and Jennie Walker

Eastbourne mayor Councillor Mike Thompson was at the Salvation Army in the run up to Christmas to lend a helping hand.

As well as meeting with volunteers he helped bag up items of food to be handed to people in need and was also there for a session where Christmas presents were wrapped.