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Comment posted Martha Payne and NeverSeconds hit fund raising target: new kitchen for Mary’s Meals by Anne Baird.

This is a great result from a very worrying time. I hope Martha continues with her blog and the council learns to work with her and make something from it that shows what a great place Argyll & Bute is. It IS a great place with great people in it. We just need to get those officials out of the bunker and back into the daylight where nine year old girls aren’t a threat. Well done Roddy McCuish for making a start on that!

Of course the Daily Record was way out of order and I sympathise hugely with the dinner ladies, but I’m sure they understand that it’s the fault of some journalistic lout and not Martha herself. From what I’ve seen on Martha’s blog, her dad has already said the dinner ladies are great and the council’s response could have been to gather all the players together and shout it from the rooftops. Hopefully now they can present a united front that makes us all proud.

Anne Baird also commented

  • £71,864.77 – over 1000% of her target! That’s a lot of lunches for kids who currently don’t get one at all and is a very happy ending to a bad start.

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