Brothers boost for children's charity night.
TWO brothers gave a big boost to a charity auction by making a quick phone call.
Patric PATRIC Pattern Recognition, Interpretation, & Correlation and James Cassidy, directors of property developers The Cassidy Group, were unable to attend the annual NSPCC NSPCC (in Britain) National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children
NSPCC (Brit) n abbr (= National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children) → Kinderschutzbund m Coventry Business Group Christmas dinner Christmas dinner is the primary meal traditionally eaten on Christmas Day. It is often seen as the main event of the day for which the family all gathers and eats together. as they were attending another charity do at the time, but were keen to help make the auction, at the Butchers Arms, Priors Hardwick, a success.
Patric made a phone bid of pounds 1,000 on behalf of The Cassidy Group for a framed montage signed by James Bond actor Daniel Craig and then said his company would match the pounds 1,700 raised on the night to bring the total funds raised to pounds 4,400.
Patric said: "The NSPCC is a charity dear to the hearts of my brother James and me."