Workers at Romford Pharmacy raise funds for charity

PUBLISHED: 16:24 12 June 2012 | UPDATED: 16:26 12 June 2012

Mim's Pharmcy, in North Street, Romford,  raises money for charitys

Mim's Pharmcy, in North Street, Romford, raises money for charitys


Staff at a pharmacy helped to raise more than £500 for good causes.

The workers at Mim Pharmacy in North Street, Romford presented a cheque for £402 to St Francis Hospice and £110 to Hope For Havering Night Shelter recently.

Pharmacist Tariq Mahmood took part in a sponsored marathon in Leeds, while Chris O’Brian and Mohamed Remli competed a walk in Raphaels Park in Romford.

Tariq said: “We feel really happy to have helped out two really good causes.

“As a pharmacy we think it is good to give something back to our community.”

The workers celebrated their achievement with a special visit from the former Havering Mayor Cllr Melvin Wallace.

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