Tuesday 23 April 2019

Emmaus to benefit from Off The Rails Comedy fundraiser

Off The Rails comedians

Comedy fans are invited down to the next Off The Rails Comedy Club fundraising event on Saturday 4 May in support of Emmaus Mossley.

Off The Rails Comedy Club, based at the Royal George, Saddleworth, regularly hosts the very best comedians from around the world. For the May fundraising event, proceeds from the night will be donated to two local good causes, Emmaus Mossley and Mossley SOUP. 

Comedians on the night include Nick Doody, Gary Meikle, Tony Basnett, MC Rob Riley. Scotland's Gary Meikle has climbed the ranks turning into an international comedy sensation. With his captivating stage sets and online social media rants, Meikle has drawn crowds at clubs around the world.

“We are pleased to be benefiting from the Off The Rails Comedy fundraising event in May. It’s a great way for our supporters to have a fun evening out whilst supporting our work to help people who have experienced homelessness.”

Alison Hill, Director of Emmaus Mossley 

Emmaus Mossley supports 26 formerly homeless people (companions) by providing them with a home and work in a community setting. The charity runs a social enterprise in Mossley, selling donated and upcycled furniture, household goods, clothes and vintage wares.

The event will take place on Saturday 4 May from 8pm at the Royal George, 193 Manchester Road, Greenfield, Oldham OL3 7HX.

Tickets are priced at £15 on the door or £12 in advance, available online from https://www.wegottickets.com/event/465259 or from the Royal George.

To find out more or support Emmaus Mossley head to www.emmaus.org.uk/mossley. If you would like to get involved or donate an item, please call 01457 838608 or visit the store at Longlands Mill, Queen Street, Mossley OL5 9AH.

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