Benn Partnership offers free Christmas lunch to Rugby residents

Rugby MP Mark Pawsey donated Christmas decorations to the event
Rugby MP Mark Pawsey donated Christmas decorations to the event

People who are alone or less advantaged are invited to a free Christmas Day event at the Benn Partnership in Rugby.

Rugby MP Mark Pawsey, pictured handing over Christmas decorations for the celebration, said: “It’s important at Christmas to ensure that everyone is able to join with friends to celebrate the occasion.

“I am pleased that Benn Partnership centre is once again providing a Christmas lunch and I’m grateful to Bunzl UK for providing crackers and festive tableware.”

Also pictured is Joyce Woodings, on behalf of Rugby Welfare Charities who have kindly donated £250 to help fund the event.

It runs from 10.30am to 4pm and consists of games, films, a three-course meal and lots of fun, completely free.

Call (01788) 553033 to book a place.