Schools raise hundreds of pounds for Red Nose Day

Children from Milton Park Primary School taking part in fundraising sports activities. Picture: M

Children from Milton Park Primary School taking part in fundraising sports activities. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Children wore red clothes and held talent shows and cake sales in aid of Comic Relief.

Milton Park Primary School children dressing in red for Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Milton Park Primary School children dressing in red for Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Staff and pupils dressed in red and took part in a variety of fundraising activities to celebrate Red Nose Day on Friday.

Mendip Green Primary School held a Where’s Wally competition based on the popular books, while children from Yatton Infants and Juniors dressed in their pyjamas and organised a cake sale.

Pupils from Milton Park Primary School also tucked into cakes and pupils paid 20p to take part in a penalty shoot-out.

St Martin’s Primary School held a talent show for Red Nose Day and every class nominated a pupil or group to perform on stage.

Pupils from Mendip Green primary enjoyed a Where's Wally competition. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Pupils from Mendip Green primary enjoyed a Where's Wally competition. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Schools across North Somerset raised hundreds of pounds for Comic Relief which helps poor and disadvantaged people in the UK and the world’s poorest communities.

Nationally, more than £60million was raised this year.

Hutton pupils dressed in red. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Hutton pupils dressed in red. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Hutton Primary School children dressing in red for Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Hutton Primary School children dressing in red for Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Hutton Primary School children dressing in red for Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Hutton Primary School children dressing in red for Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Court De Wyck Primary School children celebrating Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Court De Wyck Primary School children celebrating Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Bournville Primary School children dressing in red. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Bournville Primary School children dressing in red. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Bournville Primary School children dressing in red for Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Bournville Primary School children dressing in red for Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Bournville Primary School children dressing in red for Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Bournville Primary School children dressing in red for Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Pupils from Yatton dressed in their pyjamas and held a cake sale. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Pupils from Yatton dressed in their pyjamas and held a cake sale. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Wrington Primary School pupils dressed up for Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Wrington Primary School pupils dressed up for Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Worlebury Primary School children dressing up for Red Nose Day.Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Worlebury Primary School children dressing up for Red Nose Day.Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Windwhistle Primary School children dressing up for Red Nose Day.Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Windwhistle Primary School children dressing up for Red Nose Day.Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Windwhistle Primary School children dressing up for Red Nose Day.Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Windwhistle Primary School children dressing up for Red Nose Day.Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Uphill Primary School children dressing in red for Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Uphill Primary School children dressing in red for Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Uphill Primary School children dressing in red for Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Uphill Primary School children dressing in red for Red Nose Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant