A rather special Christmas dinner

Last update: 26.12.15 First posted: 26.12.15 by in

Todmorden Mayor Councillor Steph Booth didn’t want anyone who is alone at Christmas to go without some seasonal cheer and good food, so together with Incredibles Jude and Ginny
Jude and Ginny do Christmas day dinner
a cunning plan was hatched.
Working with other volunteers, Todmorden Central Methodist Chapel was turned into a dining hall for Christmas day to serve free Christmas dinners to those who may not otherwise have got one.
all good on Christmas day
Their community kitchen was a hive of activity
Christmas day dinner volunteers
with all hands turned to cooking and plating
all hands on deck for the dinners
traditional turky dinners complete with sprouts and pigs in blankets
special community Christmas dinner
there was also a vegetarian option for none meat eaters.
Tony the incredible pieman from Ham corner also cooked
and donated this fabulous pie
special Christmas pie donated by Tony the pie man
It was a very jolly time for everyone
its good to talk and be with friends
for the dementia friends group and folks who just wanted someone
Christmas day dinner
to share the day with to eat, drink, be merry and have a good sing.

Huge thanks to Steph, Jude, Ginny and all the other lovely volunteers who made this happen

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