Mervyn's surprise party raises £2,060 for two charities closest to his heart

HE thought he was going to a local hotel for a cup of tea with some friends to celebrate his 75th birthday.

But former veteran UUP councillor Mervyn Rea ended up attending a surprise party in a local hall, which raised over £2,000 for his two favourite charities.

*Read the full story in this week’s Antrim Guardian

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