Trustee appointed as donations pour in for Princes Centre


After several years of dedicated service at the Princes Centre, Princes Risborough, Cllr Carl Etholen has decided to step down and concentrate on his other commitments.

Norman Edwards, another trustee, who has also given many

years of service to the community as trustee and treasurer of the Risborough Cares Charity, has also retired.

Ian Churchill, chairman of the Risborough Area Residents Association, has joined as a trustee and five members of staff are to undertake Diploma Training in Social Care and another for management training.

Tom Winkworth, one of the volunteers on the fundraising committee, raised £5,000 on a golf day and and other donations have been received from Risborough and District Community Association, residents of the Retreat, Princes Risborough Methodist Church, Princes Risborough School, the Black Dog Band and Banjovi Revival, TSB Bank, regular donors and one very generous anonymous donor. Visit