Thousands raised in memory of Norwich photographer by family
PUBLISHED: 11:02 01 May 2018 | UPDATED: 11:02 01 May 2018
A man has raised thousands of pounds for charity in memory of a popular Norwich photographer at the London marathon.
Tom Swanbury, cousin of the late Robert Powell, raised £3,366 in aid of OPEN Youth Trust, a charity Mr Powell worked closely with as a photographer.
Mr Swanbury, 37, completed his first London marathon in 4hrs 11min.
Mr Powell’s father Malcolm Powell has also teamed up with OPEN Youth Trust to set up a JustGiving page in his son’s memory to support Norfolk’s aspiring young photographers.
Between Mr Swanbury and Malcolm Powell, over £6,000 has been raised for OPEN which will be used to pay for free workshops for aspiring photographers between the ages of nine and 19.
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