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Turkey earthquake: Donations collection point at Rafters of Driffield

Driffield greengrocers Rafters is acting as a drop-off point for donations towards an appeal that will help those affected by the devastating earthquakes in Turkey and Syria,

Beverley businessman Ali Tekce, whose family live in one of the towns in southern Turkey hit by the earthquake, has launched the East Yorkshire to East Turkey Emergency Earthquake Appeal. 

Donations of the following items can be dropped off at Rafters or at Anatolia Restaurant on Wednesday Market in Beverley: 

  • Blankets
  • Pillows
  • Clothes 
  • Baby clothes 
  • Tents 
  • Sleeping bags 
  • Winter coats and boots 
  • Dry food 
  • Sanitation and hygiene products 

    New and unused are preferred, however, used items will be accepted

The first delivery of donations will be taken to Beverley on Sunday, before they are transported to a larger warehouse, where they will be transferred by air freight. 

See Tuesday’s Driffield & Wolds Weekly for more information

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