September 27th, 2016

Charity football match in memory of Ian Edwards to take place at Shirley Town FC this weekend

Charity football match in memory of Ian Edwards to take place at Shirley Town FC this weekend Charity football match in memory of Ian Edwards to take place at Shirley Town FC this weekend
Ian Edwards

A CHARITY Football match to raise funds for several hospitals will take place at Shirley Town Football Club this weekend to raise money for the Ian Edwards Cancer Break Trust.

Much-loved Shirley man Ian lost his brave battle with cancer in 2010 at the age of just 29.

Since then, over £50,000 has been raised through a variety of events – with every penny going towards helping cancer patients being treated in the West Midlands.

The match – and fundraising day featuring a raffle and cake sale – will take place from 2.30pm on Sunday (September 20) with the match kicking off at 3pm.

Admission costs just £2 for adults and £1 for children.

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