Charity shop opens with fayre in Worthing
A crowd turned out to welcome the arrival of a charity shop in Worthing yesterday (May 21).
The grand opening of the Mencap shop and accompanying spring fayre at Buddy’s Café in South Road were attended by a large group of volunteers and supporters.
Worthing Town Crier Bob Smytherman cut the store ribbon to applause before slicing into a special cake made for the occasion.
The fayre at Buddy’s Café featured stalls selling plants, books, handmade crafts items, a tombola, and music. Visitors were encouraged to visit the shop next door.
Mencap aims to support those with learning disabilities as well as their families and carers.
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