Mayor to Host Bollywood-themed Curry Fund-raiser

Date Released - 13/10/2023

CLLR Tafheen Sharif, the Civic Mayor of Tameside, is hoping to spice up donations to her charity appeal by hosting a curry night.

The fund-raiser, which will be held at the Indian Plaza, Audenshaw Road, Audenshaw, takes place on Wednesday, November 8 (5.30 for 6pm).

Tickets (£25) include a three-course meal, plus live entertainment, an auction and a raffle.

The Civic Mayor said: “As I enter the second half of my year in office, I want to give my appeal fund an extra push. I’ve chosen some worthy charities which operate in Tameside and will put every penny I can generate for them to very good use.

“By buying a ticket and coming along on November 8 you’ll not only be supporting good causes but getting a delicious meal with live Bollywood entertainment as well. What could be better? Please come and join us because it’s going to be a great evening with a great atmosphere.”

Tickets are available from the Mayor’s secretary, Christine Acton, on 0161 342 3087 or by emailing You can also contact the Indian Plaza direct on 0161 371 7474.

The Mayor’s charity appeal fund comprises Home-Start (HOST), which offers expert support to families with young children that are going through difficult times; West African Development; and We Shall Overcome, an organisation which provides support for the homeless.