Donating Easter prize

A Berwickshire schoolboy who won an Easter competition donated his prize to a sick children's hospital 25 years ago.

Friday, 18th March 2016, 13:00 pm
Updated Thursday, 10th March 2016, 13:18 pm
Berwick Advertiser 25 years ago

John Speed, from Reston, was the winner of the competition organised by Boots in the town, and won a giant egg. He decided to donate it to the haematology department at the Royal Sick Children’s Hospital in Edinburgh.

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He is pictured receiving his prize from Boots food sales manager Scott McIntosh and giving it to Stella Renton, from Berwick Leukaemia Committee.