MORE than 350 people joined Vimto and entrepreneur Levi Roots at a gala dinner in aid of Warrington Youth Club.

The event took place at The Mere Golf Resort and Spa and raised more than £36,000.

The day saw 23 teams of golfers take to the course before enjoying a a Caribbean inspired evening complete with steel band and a Caribbean flavoured menu.

James Nichols from Vimto said: “This was our 15th golf day and we surpassed our expectations when it came to fund raising. It was a great event and Levi really added to the atmosphere with his inspiring optimism.

“We are supporting Warrington Youth Club throughout 2014 with a number of initiatives. It is a cause that the company has really got behind and we currently have raised over £90,000 this year so far.”