Dewsbury Celtic have announced that their recent Ben Restall Memorial Festival raised more than £1,400.

The Festival featured junior matches involving Celtic, Thornhill, Shaw Cross, Dewsbury Moor and Batley Boys, while Celtic’s open age team were also in action.

Raffles and auctions were also held after the match, with items available including signed rugby shirts, restaurant and supermarket vouchers, a Rams family ticket, T20 tickets and other gift vouchers from local businesses.

The money raised is in aid of the charity ‘Friends in Deed’.

Aged just 17,  Celtic player Ben Restall passed away in Dececember 2015 following a battle with bone cancer.

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