Musician’s charity boost for dancers

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by Drew Sandelands Dancers at a Cumbrian school have received a welcome boost after new equipment was donated by a musician’s charity. Over £1,000 worth of equipment was donated to Whitehaven’s Mayfield School dance club by the Egremont-based Charlie and Kathleen Dunnery Children’s Fund (CKDCF). The charity – set up…

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Rocker Francis dishes out the cash

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By Andrew Clarke TWO local good causes have benefited from donations from an Egremont musician’s charity. The Charlie and Kathleen Dunnery Children’s Fund (CKDCF) – set up by former It Bites star Francis Dunnery in memory of his parents – donated £1,000 to both West Cumbria Society for the Blind…

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The Day Robert Plant Came to Egremont

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Robert Plant puts in an appearance at Egremont Market Hall CKDCF Friday The annual welcome for the Charlie and Kathleen Dunnery Children’s Fund (CKDCF) took place on Friday October 23. The charity, that was started in 2002 by former It Bites frontman, Francis Dunnery, was back in St. Bees for its 13th year with a very special guest,…

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ROBERT PLANT WOWS WEST CUMBRIA

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Rock legend Robert Plant helped raise over £30,000 for a Cumbrian children’s charity with an appearance at a concert in Egremont. The Led Zeppelin lead singer wowed the small crowd with eight songs which he performed with Francis Dunnery, of It Bites fame. The money will go to CKDCF, a small…

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Rock and roll legend Robert Plant to play Egremont gig – ITV News

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Robert Plant Credit: Vaclav Salek/Czech News Agency/Press Association Images   Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant is to play a charity gig in Egremont this October. He’ll perform at the Charlie and Kathleen Dunnery Children’s Fund (CKDCF) annual benefit concert, in the town’s Market Hall on Saturday October 24. Also playing…

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LED ZEP’S ROBERT PLANT TO PLAY CHARITY GIG IN CUMBRIA

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Led Zeppelin legend Robert Plant is set to rock Egremont. Plant – widely considered one of the greatest rock ‘n’ roll performers of all time – will play a charity concert in the Market Hall as a favour to his friend, Egremont-born musician Francis Dunnery. Led Zeppelin – Plant, Jimmy…

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LED ZEPPELIN’S ROBERT PLANT TO PLAY CUMBRIAN GIG

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Kate Wright Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant is set to blow Cumbrians away with an historic one-off charity appearance. Children’s charity CKDCF has pulled off one of the biggest coups in Cumbrian music history by securing the talents of the Zep’s charismatic front-man, Robert Plant, for their annual fundraising concert to…

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DONATION HELPS THEATRICAL YOUTH

SIR – On behalf of Rosehill Youth Theatre, we would like to extend our thanks to the Charlie and Kathleen Dunnery Children’s Fund for the donation of £1,000. Rosehill Youth Theatre is extremely grateful for the money that will be used towards our upcoming production of Peter Pan, that will…

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