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Ben and Holly delight youngsters at Hasbury nursery
4:24pm Tuesday 9th October 2012 in News
CHILDREN at a Hasbury nursery got to meet their favourite characters Ben and Holly as part of a charity fundraiser.
Toddlers at Kids Korner Nursery took part in the Jeans4Genes campaign to raise money for Genetic Disorder UK - a charity which helps families affected by genetic disorders.
The two to four-year-olds paid £1 to wear denim for the day raising £35.
Leaps and Bounds, a national programme to encourage children to take part in exercise and movement which holds sessions at the Farm Road nursery, took along the characters as part of its campaign to support Jeans4Genes.
Nursery manager Karen Taylor said: “The children loved meeting Ben and Holly and the characters even took part in some of the exercises we were doing.
“They were talking about it for days afterwards to their parents.”