Wycombe manager Gareth Ainsworth has described the Wycombe Homeless Connection’s achievement of raising £50,000 through its annual Big Sleep Out as ‘awesome’.

More than 340 people took part in the event which will help those who are currently without a home in the town and beyond.

He said: “I take my hat off to them as some things are bigger than football.

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“This club through the years has been connected to the One Can Trust and homeless charities and I think it is great that people in these times are raising that amount of money.

“That is absolutely awesome.”

For more information about the Wycombe Homeless Connection, visit www.wyhoc.org.uk.