13 SEP 2010

Mayor and MP congratulate Emmaus on homeless work

Dover Mayor, Sue Jones and I opened the annual hog roast of the Dover Emmaus homeless charity. Emmaus is located at Archcliffe Fort and the residents - known as companions - do work repairing furniture. The furniture is sold in a shop on the site.

I was really impressed with the work this excellent charity does for homeless people and in providing work. I will be asking them if they will do up a much loved chair I have that's falling to bits. I encourage everyone to support this charity, go and see the shop for some excellent goods - and don't miss out on the amazing view you get of Dover and the sea when visiting the Archcliffe Fort!"

Pictured here: Cllr Sue Jones and me opening the annual hog roast at Emmaus.

0 comments

Post a comment

Back to all posts


Charlie Elphicke

Here you can read about local news matters and what I've been up to. You can make comments too. I'd welcome your feedback, so please do feel free to comment!

From Twitter

Newsletter