Combined efforts in Sidmouth nets more than £2,000 for Children in Need

Sidmouth College students collect for Children in Need. Ref shs Sidmouth College CIN-2. Picture: Cou

Sidmouth College students collect for Children in Need. Ref shs Sidmouth College CIN-2. Picture: Courtesy of Sidmouth College - Credit: Archant

Spots, sweet treats and sporting fun help boost funds for cause

Youngsters donned prints and Pudsey ears to participate in a successful fundraising drive for BBC Children in Need.

Year six pupils from St John’s School took an innovative approach with some investment of their pocket money, by making break-time snacks, including ice-creams, and raked in a ‘fantastic’ £198.

The school also held sporting activities and a mufti day, which helped net a total of £531.27.

Sidmouth College students paid £1 for to wear casual clothes to school and raised £701 for the cause.


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Beer Primary School pupils and staff all embraced a ‘spotty’ theme and raised £290 with sales of wrist bands, a non-uniform day and a cake stall.

Sidmouth primary pupils raised £541.29 with a non-uniform day and other events.

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