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Chadwell Primary school celebrates after raising over £3,000 for Sport Relief

PUBLISHED: 16:01 04 April 2014 | UPDATED: 16:05 04 April 2014

Chadwell primary school pupils with their cheque

Chadwell primary school pupils with their cheque

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Staff and students at Chadwell Primary School, High Road, Chadwell Heath, are thrilled to have raised over £3,000 for this year’s Sport Relief.

They celebrated by getting a giant cheque made to mark the achievement.

“The response has been phenomenal,” said Alison Pearson, school council leader.

“The children have raised so much money.”

The overall total came to £3,261.24.

As part of their fundraising, pupils did a sponsored walk around Chads Park in fancy dress after the idea was suggested by the school council and put to a vote.

“We had a fantastic time,” said Alison.

To see all of our pictures of Sport Relief in Redbridge, click the link on the right.


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