Stoke-on-Trent Ward Councillors Present Cheque To City Farm Support Group

On Friday August 6, the three Ward Councillors for Berryhill & Hanley East, Councillors Rita Dale, Adrian Knapper and John Davis presented a cheque for £5,000 to the “ËœFriends of the City Farm’ support group.

This was a donation from the Ward Budget towards fund raising to help improve the facilities at the farm. The support group formed in February this year with the objective to promote the city farm and raise funds to renovate the facilities.

“All ward members got together with the support group and agreed this was an appropriate way to spend the ward budget. We feel it is a valuable resource for local people it is loved by children and older people alike. It is a real asset to our ward.”

Any member of the public can join the Friends of the City Farm support group by contacting Jeff Johnson the Chairman of the group on 01782 212976.

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About Tony Walley

I was Abbey Hulton born and bred, now live in Meir Hay.

I’m married to Nita, we have 2 kids Tom 19 & Amy 17.

I’m the Managing Director of a local aluminium stockist.

I’m also a radio presenter and presented sport on radio for a number of years, more recently for Focal Radio.

It was on Focal that I got the chance to present a programme of my favourite music genre which is Soul & Smooth Jazz. The programme was really popular and attracted overseas listeners online.

Look out for our new venture www.6towns.co.uk – Community Radio for the good folk of the 6 Towns!

I was the original creator of the blog Pits’n’Pots which gained some credibility when Mike Rawlins joined the site and has now blossomed into this site.

I love sport particularly Golf & Tennis. I packed up playing football some years ago when I started picking up lot’s of fines for bookings from late tackles!

I play golf at Leek Golf Club and Tennis at Draycott Sports Centre.

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