A PENSNETT businessman has raised £2,000 for Cancer Research UK.

Maurice Arnold, managing director of Dudley Designs and Technical Services Limited, based in Pensnett Trading Estate, raised the cash during a fundraising evening.

The event took place at the Kingfisher Hotel in Wall Heath on April 29 and included a blues band, a two course meal and dancing.

Mr Arnold, said: "I would like to thank everyone who supported us, we had a great night and it is always important to support charities like Cancer Research”