"Many schools in England seem to neglect physical education but not here at Bolton School."

Sam Allardyce, football manager

Read more testimonials

Pupils Get Active and Raise Money

Friday, 26 March 2010

Pupils from Bolton School Nursery have been getting active and raising money for a children's charity with a sponsored walk.

Along with pupils from Gaskell Primary School, they took part in Walk4Kids in aid of MedEquip4Kids, a charity which helps provide hospital facilities and medical equipment for youngsters with serious illnesses and injuries.

The event was part of the charity's Get Active with Pip programme - named after its mascot - an initiative which encourages primary schools to organise sponsored walks.

The walk raised more than £500, with £360 coming from Bolton School.

The charity's schools presenter, Debbie Barker, visited the schools and said: "Both schools did incredibly well with their sponsorship and this is going to allow us to continue our work providing essential medical equipment to treat poorly children."

 

Share or bookmark with:

Nursery Sponsored Walk