A CHARITY dinner is taking place to raise funds for four-year-old cancer sufferer Sam Shaw.

Tables are now being sold for the dinner which will be taking place on Thursday June 6 at Ewood Park.

Brave Sam is fighting Neuroblastoma, a rare form of childhood cancer. His family are trying to raise £250,000 for treatment not available on the NHS.

The dinner will be compered by local MC Paul Booth and guests will treated to a sparkling aperitif followed by a three-course meal provided by Nigel Howarth’s Northcote at the Rovers group.

There will also be live entertainment including music from Bolton based band La Bam and table magic.

A raffle is also being held with prizes including Apple iPad. There will also be a silent auction which will feature tickets for the Autumn Test Rugby internationals at Twickenham, membership of a DeVere golf club, a surround sound music system and tickets for the MEN arena Dancing On Ice.

To enquire about ticket availability, contacts Graeme Brownlie on 07899 967 372 or Nick Leadley on 07931 909 964.

To follow Sam’s appeal log on to www.facebook.com/ SamShawAppeal. To donate visit www.justgiving.com/SamShawAppeal