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Fundraisers throw their hats into the ring for cold alarms

posted 6 Dec 2008, 03:22 by myEdinburgh Admin   [ updated 6 Dec 2008, 03:23 ]
Hats of all shapes and sizes were pulled from cupboards, bought or created as hundreds of people came out in support of an Evening News-backed campaign to raise money for potentially lifesaving cold alarms. Charity-conscious hat wearers in schools, offices and community groups donned their most delightful headgear to mark national Wear A Hat Day.

The event was the brainchild of Age Concern Scotland and was aimed at raising money to buy cold alarms for vulnerable pensioners across Edinburgh and the Lothians this winter.

Full story from Edinburgh Evening News