IMAGES: Big Top Ball in Harrogate

Attended by more than 300 guests, including prominent local businesspeople from the district, the Saint Michael’s Big Top Ball confirmed its place as of the most prestigious events of the year.

The chic circus-themed evening was held at Pavilions of Harrogate, raising £40,000 for Saint Michael’s Hospice in Harrogate.

St. Michael's Hospice Big Top Summer Ball. The CNG party. (1405178AM4)

St. Michael's Hospice Big Top Summer Ball. The CNG party. (1405178AM4)

The event was sponsored by local energy firm CNG, and featured a lavish drinks reception, sumptuous three-course meal and a chance for guests to bid for exclusive prizes in a silent auction.The night ended with a stylish casino and entertainment from live band, the Nightjars.

Chief executive of Saint Michael’s, Tony Collins, said: “Thank you to everyone who made this fantastic event possible.

“The generosity and support of guests at the Big Top Ball will allow Saint Michael’s to continue providing vital care for local families living with terminal illness and bereavement here in the Harrogate district.”

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