Tigers stars help fund-raiser

By Dan Santy Monday 03 December 2012 Updated: 06/12 09:21

Latest News

Buy photos » Leicester Tigers players Craig Newby, Matthew Tait and Scott Hamilton at the Merchants Inn's fund-raising curry night. (s)

A PUB curried favour with three rugby stars to boost its fund-raising efforts.

The Merchants Inn, on Little Church Street, invited three special guests from the Leicester Tigers to its Beer, Banter and Curry charity evening.

Craig Newby, Matthew Tait and Scott Hamilton joined in to help the pub raise money for the Matt Hampson Foundation for people seriously injured through sport.

The trio took part in a question and answer session on the night, which raised £1,200.

Regional news »


Solihull Observer
Mum tells of son's struggle with autism

LIKE EVERY other child across the country Christopher Shore loves ...

Leamington Observer
Rush hour crash at M40 Longbridge Roundabout

A WOMAN had to be cut from her car following ...

Stratford Observer
Shakespeare - England ultimate claim to fame

SHAKESPEARE is England's ultimate claim to fame. The Bard won ...