WHILE the world focuses on coronavirus, a desperate appeal has been launched by volunteers with the Gloucestershire and Warwickshire Steam Railway.
Run by enthusiasts, the line has brought delight to thousands of travelling passengers, but now, following a landslide at Gotherington just south of Evesham, last month, the entire project could be in danger as funds dry up because of the Covid-19 effect.
Volunteer Dave Rawlings from Studley said: “This is an urgent appeal for funds needed to complete the landslip repair at Gotherington
You can help this cause by donating to us either: by bank transfer to Sort Code 30-90-89 Account 47638368 using the reference ‘LANDSLIP’ or by sending a cheque payable to GWRT to The Chairman, GWRT, Churchward House, Winchcombe Railway Station, Winchcombe, Glos GL54 5LD.
“In either case, if you are a UK taxpayer and feel able to download, complete, scan and e-mail our gift aid form to firstname.lastname@example.org.