The public joined staff and visitors to Riversmeet to support mother of 5 girls Sharon Smith; who allowed her daughter Zoe to shave her hair for the event.
Sharon had been sponsored by people from the town and money was collected at the event. On the day she
We asked Sharon why she chose to shave her head , “I couldn’t compete in a marathon or anything and I really wanted to help those poor little mites in Africa.”
Our very own Shazza S has asked that people continue to donate to Comic Relief by paying into the various banks or collections points around Gillingham and Shaftesbury.
Her daughter Grace 10, told us “My mum is very good and very brave and she still looks so pretty.”
Sharon said “ we owe a huge thank you to Riversmeet for their support and encouragement and all those who have donated money.