Many of you know or have heard of the Borradaile Trust in Marondera, the Old People's home. It consists of Cottages, Cloisters and a frail care Hospital and cares for some 175 people.

The Constitution stipulates that it is open to all races and creeds. During the past 50 years or so the Trust has been built up to what it is now by donations and legacies, with the Residents paying a modest rent each month.

The Trust now has a serious financial crisis. Please read on.....