Electric Bar boost for Olympic fund

Electric Bar customer Peter Ritchie (front left) hands over a �840 donation for the Special Olympic Fund to Firpark School teacher George Andrew. Also pictured are competitior Thomas McIntyre, from Motherwell, and sponsors' representatives Murray Jamieson and Dawn Andrew.
Electric Bar customer Peter Ritchie (front left) hands over a �840 donation for the Special Olympic Fund to Firpark School teacher George Andrew. Also pictured are competitior Thomas McIntyre, from Motherwell, and sponsors' representatives Murray Jamieson and Dawn Andrew.

Staff and customers at the Electric Bar in Motherwell provided a welcome boost for the Special Olympics Fund in June 1999, raising £840 by holding a disco and prize draw in aid of the the British team preparing to compete in the Games in the USA.

Patron Peter Ritchie (front left) handed the cheque over to Firpark School teacher George Andrew. Also pictured are competitor Thomas McIntyre, from Motherwell, and Murray Jamieson and Dawn Andrew from sponsors Royal Liver Assurance.

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