Local residents in Meadowfield in County Durham had raised over £20 thousand to restore St John's Church Hall.
This morning (Sunday March 23) a fire all but destroyed the building.
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Storm Doris is set to bring wet, windy and wintry weather to the region.
Severe weather warnings have been put in place for much of the UK on Thursday,with the North urged to "be prepared".
Boro will face either Man City or Huddersfield at the Riverside.