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GALLERY: Homeless charity The Welcome Centre raises hundreds at Christmas craft fair

PUBLISHED: 15:11 09 December 2014 | UPDATED: 15:11 09 December 2014

Ilford Click Knitting Group members Shahmila Ferdous, Angela Byer, Linda, Yvonne Tomlinson and Sharmin Ferdous on their stall at the Christmas fair at The Welcome Centre in Ilford

Ilford Click Knitting Group members Shahmila Ferdous, Angela Byer, Linda, Yvonne Tomlinson and Sharmin Ferdous on their stall at the Christmas fair at The Welcome Centre in Ilford

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A charity helping homeless people and rough sleepers hosted a Christmas craft fair.

The event on Saturday raised more than £350 for the Welcome Centre in St Mary’s Road, Ilford.

The day centre is part of the charity Health Living Projects, providing one-to-one support and advice to homeless people about issues such as housing and benefits.

They are also provided with hot food, clothes, showers and laundry.


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