Altecnic has raises £1,700 for a worthy cause Charity, Dougie Mac, benefits.

Alan Sherwin, with Alex Ward Brassington

, with Alex Ward Brassington

A Stafford-based company has helped raise more than £1,700 for the Dougie Mac charity, which provides hospice care for people with life limiting illnesses and support for their families and carers.

was the lead sponsor for the annual Douglas Macmillan Hospice Golf Day at Trentham Golf Club for the eighth year running.

Altecnic managing director, Alan Sherwin, said: “We were pleased to be asked to sponsor the event again to help raise another big amount for the charity. Over the years, the golf day has become one of the highlights of the county’s sporting and business calendar, and Altecnic is proud to be associated with the event while supporting the hospice in its vital work.

The Golf Day takes place at Trentham Golf Club every year and involves teams of four from businesses and other organisations across the area.

Alex Ward Brassington, fundraising co-ordinator at the Dougie Mac, said: “The money donated will help to fund the care and services we have become renowned for in our local community.”