On Friday September 6, former Miss British International Victoria Coleman will be hosting a Black Tie Charity Ball at Leeford Place Hotel, Battle, East Sussex in support of the children’s book-gifting charity Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library.
The highlight of the evening will be Europe’s leading Dolly Parton tribute artist – Sarah Jayne - who has performed her highly acclaimed show worldwide and supported Dolly Parton on her UK tour in 2011. There will be a further performance from Andy Crust, ‘Man with Many Voices’, named by Time Out New York as “one of the World’s Top Ten tribute artists to see before you die”.
The evening will also include an auction with professional auctioneer Christopher Digby. Prizes so far kindly donated by local businesses include a website design package worth £600, a recording session party in a recording studio for up to six people, a horse riding experience and an aerial imaging session worth over £700.
Further prizes include designer gowns to be modelled by reigning Miss Sussex, Jade Power (pictured).
Proceeds of the evening will go to children’s book gifting charity, The Imagination Library, a pre-school book gifting charity founded by Dolly Parton to encourage early childhood literacy,
Tickets for the ball are £30 and include a drinks and canapés reception, two course meal and entertainment.
A few tickets are still available and can be booked through Fiona Topping on 07904 703307. The ball is set to be a truly memorable evening benefiting a wonderful cause.
Leeford Place are also offering a discounted rate of £65 for a double room including breakfast for guests wishing to stay overnight after the event.
Auction and raffle prizes from any local businesses wishing to donate will be gratefully received.