Thousands raised through Children in Need events

Pupils from Herons Moore and Baytree School, Locking Castle came to school in spots. Picture: Mark A

Pupils from Herons Moore and Baytree School, Locking Castle came to school in spots. Picture: Mark Atherton - Credit: Archant

Pupils turned out in droves, sporting yellow ears and eye patches, in support of Children in Need.

A spotty day was held for Children In Need at St Anne's Primary School, Hewish. Picture: Mark Athert

A spotty day was held for Children In Need at St Anne's Primary School, Hewish. Picture: Mark Atherton - Credit: Archant

Schools raised thousands for the charity, which provides a safe, happy and secure environment for children across the UK.

At Locking Primary School, there was a mufti day on Friday. A Pudsey-themed cake was served and the school held a raffle.

At Mendip Green School in Worle, pupils came in pyjamas, bringing their own teddy bears to school.

Onsies were the look of the day at Worle Village Primary School while across the village St Martin’s Primary School pupils were encouraged to dress in brown and yellow, to match the bear himself.

At Mendip Green School in Worle came to school dressed in pyjamas. Picture: Mark Atherton

At Mendip Green School in Worle came to school dressed in pyjamas. Picture: Mark Atherton - Credit: Archant


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Castle Beach Primary School also held a dress-down day, while Heron’s Moor and Baytree schools asked pupils to come in wearing anything spotty.

Avon Fire & Rescue Service raised £9,000 as its crews walked to every fire station in the area.

Staff and pupils dressed in onesies at Worle Village Primary School. Picture: Mark Atherton

Staff and pupils dressed in onesies at Worle Village Primary School. Picture: Mark Atherton - Credit: Archant

Children wore spots and held a cake sale at Milton Park Primary School. Picture: Mark Atherton

Children wore spots and held a cake sale at Milton Park Primary School. Picture: Mark Atherton - Credit: Archant

Pupils dressing up for Children In Need at Mead Vale Primary School. Picture: Mark Atherton

Pupils dressing up for Children In Need at Mead Vale Primary School. Picture: Mark Atherton - Credit: Archant

St Martin's Primary School, Worle encouraged pupils to come to school dressed in browns or yellows.

St Martin's Primary School, Worle encouraged pupils to come to school dressed in browns or yellows. Picture: Mark Atherton - Credit: Archant

Kewstoke Primary School. Pupils dressed up for Children in Need. Picture: Mark Atherton

Kewstoke Primary School. Pupils dressed up for Children in Need. Picture: Mark Atherton - Credit: Archant

Castle Batch Primary School, Worle had a dress down day. Picture: Mark Atherton

Castle Batch Primary School, Worle had a dress down day. Picture: Mark Atherton - Credit: Archant

Haywood Village Academy pupils raised money for Children In Need. Picture: Mark Atherton

Haywood Village Academy pupils raised money for Children In Need. Picture: Mark Atherton - Credit: Archant

The firefighters at Avon Fire & Rescue pose with Pudsey The Bear after their 150 mile walk. Picture:

The firefighters at Avon Fire & Rescue pose with Pudsey The Bear after their 150 mile walk. Picture: Sub - Credit: Archant

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