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Charity Gig in Memory of Weymouth Musician

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7:57am 12th March 2013

The memory of a Weymouth drummer who raised £30,000 to fight motor neurone disease will be honoured at a special charity gig.

Spenstock 5 supported by Wessex FM is taking place at Weymouth Pavilion on the 12th April.

The music fundraiser was created by the late Spencer Bates after being diagnosed with the disease.

He died in August 2011.

The line-up of bands this year includes - The Mighty Fine, Restless and Replay.

They'll also be a raffle, a tombola and an auction of paintings by local artists Sue Bardell.

Tickets for the night cost £10.

You can get them from Elise Services in Weymouth and from The Smugglers pub in Wyke Regis.

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