For the past 12 months Virgin Trains staff at Crewe Station have been selling second hand books in their booking and enquiry office, with all the proceeds coming to St Luke’s Hospice.

Jessica Wilkes-Reading, Community and Corporate Fundraiser visited the station collected a donation of £1965.32,  Jessica said ‘this is a fantastic amount of money raised by the staff and customers at Crewe Station, we are grateful for their support and its wonderful to see that people still like to read a paperback book while taking the train!’

Pictured left to right are Jackie Moran, Jessica Wilkes-Reading, Beverly Speakman who was purchasing a book at the time of the photo, Katy Cooke and Jackie Hemmingway.