Ronnie raises funds for Air Ambulance NI

Some of those who attended the fundraiser organised by Ronnie Herdman (second from right).
Some of those who attended the fundraiser organised by Ronnie Herdman (second from right).

Dromore man Ronnie Herdman - a contestant in the upcoming ‘Stars In Their Eyes’ evening in Banbridge - held a successful fundraiser at Dromore High School on May 12.

The Car Boot Sale and Family Fun Day featured demonstrations by local firefighters and Dromore Red Cross, as well as a visit from the police motorbikes and a vintage military vehicle.

Ian Doig brought along his vintage military vehicle to Dromore High.

Ian Doig brought along his vintage military vehicle to Dromore High.

Money raised on the day will be added to that raised at the spectacular ‘Stars In Their Eyes’ event, which is scheduled to take place on Saturday, June 9 at 7.30pm in the Belmont Hotel, Banbridge.

Being organised by the Dromore Community Charity Events Committee, proceeds from the musical fundrasier will be presented to Air Ambulance Northern Ireland.

Tickets for the over 18s only event are priced £15 each and some can still be purchased by contacting Peter Branker BEM on 07429 053640.

Local firefighters who gave a demonstration during the fundraising event at Dromore High School. They are pictured with event organiser Ronnie Herdman (second from left).

Local firefighters who gave a demonstration during the fundraising event at Dromore High School. They are pictured with event organiser Ronnie Herdman (second from left).

Dromore Red Cross volunteers with Ronnie Herdman (right).

Dromore Red Cross volunteers with Ronnie Herdman (right).

Dromore firefighters show how to extract a casualty from a crashed car.

Dromore firefighters show how to extract a casualty from a crashed car.

Officers from the PSNI's Road Policing Unit brought their motorbikes along to the family fun day, held in aid of Air Ambulance NI.

Officers from the PSNI's Road Policing Unit brought their motorbikes along to the family fun day, held in aid of Air Ambulance NI.

Dromore Red Cross volunteers demonstrate their life-saving skills.

Dromore Red Cross volunteers demonstrate their life-saving skills.