Hundreds raised for club in charity walk

DOZENS of members of Soham United Football Club took part in a sponsored walk to raise money for club funds at the weekend.

DOZENS of members of Soham United Football Club took part in a sponsored walk to raise money for club funds at the weekend.

Fifty club members took part in the 10-mile walk sponsored walk on Sunday which set out from the club’s home ground at Qua Fen Common. The group headed out around the town and out towards Barcham before heading back to the ground for a barbecue and refreshments.

One of the walk’s organisers Rita Parker, said: “It was a really wonderful day and had a nice family feel to it. We are hoping to raise �1000 from the walk which will all go back into the club and towards kits and equipment.”