Toy Appeal: Schools and businesses support Christmas Jumper Day
PUBLISHED: 16:07 12 December 2016 | UPDATED: 16:07 12 December 2016
School uniform and smart suits were left at home on Friday in favour of fun festive knits.
Schools and businesses across the borough donned their most colourful Christmas jumpers to raise money for the Toy Appeal.
Youngsters from Sir John Heron School raised £320, while their peers at Curwen Primary School and Brampton Primary School also did their bit to support underprivileged children.
Staff at the Recorder also got involved, as did members of Newham CCG and Ambition, Aspire, Achieve’s youth club.
Right Choice Insurance Brokers, in Romford, raised £510 with their efforts.
Organiser Kirsty Rodgers said: “It was our privilege to help such a worthy cause at this special time of year for children everywhere.”
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