On the boules teams raise charity cash

More than 180 people from the West Midlands commercial property and construction sectors raised over £9,000 for charity at in a boules tournament.

The event at Harborne Cricket Club boosted the coffers of Property For Kids, which raises money for disadvantaged children across the region. Players wore fancy dress for the tournament, which saw 46 teams take part. Main sponsors were CoStar and Sylter, with Greek Outdoors supplying catering. The tournament was won by Knight Frank.

Some of the teams that took part:

1 Barques

2 Willmott Dixon Interiors

3 mac group

4 Rider Levett Bucknall ladies

5 Rider Levett Bucknall men

6 Bulleys

7 Faithful + Gould