A masquerade ball in aid of a firefighter left paralysed after an accident on his stag do has raised more than £1,240.
Organisers of the black-tie event, at Haven High Academy on Saturday, said people had a ‘brilliant night’.
It raised £1,243.27, which will be split evenly between Sheffield Spinal Unit Physio Department and James Thorpe’s rehabilitation.
Organiser Holly Watson said: “It was really good and everyone was having a good time.”
She praised the band - Not Quite Geoff - and the hard work put in by the caterers and local charities.
James also made a speech at the event, which Holly said ‘got a bit emotional’.
James, 28, was seriously injured after tripping in the sea while on his stag-do in Magaluf. He remains paralysed from the waist down and doctors have previously said he will never walk again - but James himself hopes to defy the odds.