Silence is golden for Philippines fund-raiser

By Connie Osborne Friday 27 December 2013 Updated: 27/12 10:05

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Buy photos » Astwood Bank Beaver Scouts raised over £100 for those affected by the typhoon which devastated parts of the Philippines. (s)

BEAVERS fell silent to raise money for those affected by typhoon Haiyan which devastated parts of the Philippines.

Astwood Bank Beaver Scouts raised over £100 after holding a sponsored silence for 20 minutes.

The money will go to the Shelterbox charity which provides emergency shelters to people who are affected by disasters around the world.

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