Category Archives: Dress Up/Down Days

It’s S’Elfie Time!

What an amazing response we had to this year’s Christmas Jumper Day! A record number of locations took part and the pictures of all your S’Elfies just kept on coming! We’ve gathered them all up into the slideshow below, so you have the … Continue reading

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S’Elfie Action from Borehamwood!

Borehamwood got into some early Christmas Jumper Day action this year by holding theirs on Wednesday! Thanks to Warren Winstone for sending us the first of your S’Elfies, with Team Metro proudly sporting their festive knitwear. We look forward to seeing … Continue reading

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It’s Christmas Jumpers Plus!

As well as taking part in Friday’s Christmas Jumper Day, everyone at Rowan House is being asked to do a little extra something this year. Donation boxes have appeared in reception ready for any jumpers (Christmas or otherwise!), hats, gloves, … Continue reading

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Do your bit in a Christmas knit!

It’s time to dig out the festive jumpers, our popular Christmas Jumper Day is back. Love them or hate them, Friday 18 December sees the nation unite in a woolly embrace for Christmas Jumper Day 2015. If you’re not already in … Continue reading

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Pudsey’s Superheroes Make Their Appearance

West Mercia Supplies added dressing up to their cakes in support of Friday’s Children in Need. They also made sure Pudsey Bear was well represented amongst their film, comic and story book heroes! They raised a total of £87.86, which … Continue reading

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Woooooooh!

Where’s our scariest location? Bertrams are claiming the crown again this year after their recent extravaganza for Halloween! Gemma Keys reports… “The Library Services department had a very successful Halloween to raise money for the charity, Macmillan Cancer Support.  There … Continue reading

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Get Pinky

West Mercia Supplies went a whole different shade in support of Breast Cancer Now last Friday. Breast Cancer Now is the largest charity dedicated to raising awareness and research funding following the merger of the Breast Cancer Campaign and Breakthrough Breast Cancer charities. … Continue reading

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Pink Fairy Run!

We’ve had a quick call from LTN‘s Eugene Howson regarding his recent activities… “Here is my least embarrassing picture*. Each Fairy is trying to raise £100, with a total target of £10,000. If you go on the website** you will see how that … Continue reading

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Behold, 100 Pink Fairies

LTN‘s Eugene Howson has news of his latest venture… “On Sunday 17th May, I have been asked to run a 10k. Wait for it!!!!!!!!!- Dressed as a Pink Fairy! (Fancy dress has been ordered). The challenge: Get 100 runners to … Continue reading

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Red Nose Day Fun – Part 2

Our second report from Red Nose Day reveals some unusual ideas suitable for stealing, modifying and using elsewhere as well as copious amounts of red noses and cake. Reading  had a cupcake and samosas sale, plus a guess the name of the … Continue reading

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