Former footballer in Unique Kidz and Co fundraiser

Morgan Halpin, Martin Lawson, Geoff Pickles, Paul Halpin.
Morgan Halpin, Martin Lawson, Geoff Pickles, Paul Halpin.

A retired celebrity footballer joined a charity golf day to help raise funds for Unique Kidz and Co.

Ashley Ward, who played for Manchester City, Blackburn Rovers and Sheffield United, joined Morecambe couple Paul and Amanda Broster for the golf day for Unique Kidz and national charity Caudwell Children.

Ashley Ward and Jane Halpin

Ashley Ward and Jane Halpin

Unique Kidz and Co, who provide after school and holiday clubs for disabled children and young people, was proud to enter its own team.

Paul Halpin, husband of co-founder of Unique Kidz and Co Jane Halpin, their son, Morgan, plus Martin Lawson and Geoff Pickles, president of Morecambe Golf Club made up the team.

The sun shone on Morecambe Golf Club as the teams arrived and the day continued on into the evening when 
guests enjoyed a meal, live 
entertainment, raffle and an auction.

Paul Broster said: “This was our first-ever charity event and I am overwhelmed by the support we received.”

Jane Halpin said; “Paul and Amanda worked extremely hard organising such a great day for our local businesses.

“Support from the local community is so important to us all at Unique Kidz and Co and I would like to thank everyone for making the day such a wonderful success”

For more information, to donate or volunteer, visit www.uniquekidzandco.org.uk.