Co-op boost Lisa Fund with Christmas fundraising events

Robert Barnes with Co-op manager Chris Wright

Robert Barnes with Co-op manager Chris Wright - Credit: Archant

STAFF at the Co-op supermarket in Littleport presented the Lisa Barnes’ Fund with a cheque for more than £600 this week.

Robert Barnes, who launched the fund in 2010, said the latest donation of £643.14 was raised at events held at the Wisbech Road store in the run up to Christmas.

He said: “Store manager Chris Wright and his team are doing an amazing job fund raising for Lisa’s Fund. The latest donation includes match funding from Anglian Co-op retail service too.”

Staff at the superstore are selling draw tickets for a large chocolate Easter bunny donated by Cherry Hill Chocolates of Ely. They are also asking customers to sponsor the next sky dive being run by the fund.

You can donate to the skydive event by going to