Sanctuary Housing volunteer celebrates 99th birthday

PUBLISHED: 16:02 07 May 2014 | UPDATED: 16:02 07 May 2014

Cissy Brine, who turned 99.

Cissy Brine, who turned 99.


A 99-year old who was awarded for her work running a club for the elderly in Hackney celebrated her birthday with her community centre chums.

Cissy Brine, who turned 99.Cissy Brine, who turned 99.

Cissy Brine, who has run Sanctuary Housing’s Morningside Community Centre over 50s club since October 2012, celebrated with a fish ‘n’ chips lunch, bingo, music and lots of laughter.

Mrs Brine won a special award for her work at Sanctuary’s recent Hackney Community Awards.

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