Aston Hotel Dumfries confirms their relationship with the national charity “Cash for Kids”,

Aston Hotel Dumfries today confirmed their relationship with the national charity “Cash for Kids”, the Hotel aims to support, assist and boost brand awareness for the charity.  

Cash for Kids is Bauer Radio’s network of local charities, which operate across 21 areas around the UK. Our mission is to respond to the needs of children in our communities, and we aspire to enable all children to live life to the full and achieve their individual potential. 

The charity was established to channel the care of the local community into the welfare of their own youngsters. We use the power of our radio brands to deliver initiatives for the sick and underprivileged children in our communities, to benefit local children and give the most disadvantaged a better and brighter future.

“We are absolutely delighted to be able to support “Cash for Kids”. To be given the opportunity to support young people, disadvantaged groups and the unemployed offering them careers and opportunities within the industry is such an honor “says Robin Thomson, General Manager Aston Hotel Dumfries. 

The Aston Hotel Dumfries recently launched a Marco Pierre White Wheelers of St. James’s has announced its plans to convert into a Holiday Inn by IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group).

The Holiday Inn brand strength will firmly place Dumfries on the map as a leisure destination in Scotland, with the hopeful result being increased leisure traffic, increased job creation with the end goal of tackling the issue of unemployment and poverty head on.

West Sound Cash For Kids Charity Manager & Breakfast Show Host Tommy Jardine said “ We are absolutely delighted to have the support of the Aston Hotel Group, this will allow us to help even more underprivileged children across our region. We continue to have no administration charges with our charity, meaning every penny raised goes direct to the children. We look forward to a successful partnership with the Hotel Group in the coming year”.

The Hotels alignment with the charity will allow customers and colleagues the chance to work together to support a local cause at the heart of the Dumfries community.

The hotel has numerous fundraising events planned for the year ahead with the culminating event being that of the “Cash for Kids’ Christmas lunch, the biggest fundraiser of the year, raising over £32,000.00 in 2013, of which Aston Hotel Dumfries is the Main Event Sponsor.

For more information on how you can help out the “Cash for Kids” charity, contact Tommy Jardine on 01387 250999 or alternatively email him on Tommy.Jardine@southwestsound.co.uk .

Space to think local at the Aston Hotel Dumfries

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Are you a member of a group or society that requires a space to meet?  Whether it is regularly or even just annually  the Aston Hotel Dumfries is proud to support such organisations as Girlguiding Scotland by offering discounted room hire in the evenings.

Our Guide Leaders have been meeting here for just under a year and enjoy the cosy and professional atmosphere that the Mitchell room gives to their meetings, especially during the winter months. 

We would be delighted to hear more about your groups requirements and see if we can help.  For more information please contact Kelly or Shonagh in events on 01387 272 410.

Alternatively you can e-mail the events team at events@astonhoteldumfries.co.uk.