youngster's sponsored bear hug raises hundreds!
Burnham-On-Sea youngster who has raised hundreds of pounds for charity
got to meet several of the VIPs who turned on the town's Christmas
Jack Hale has raised more than £200 for Children In Need through
his 'hug a teddy' fundraiser in which he's encouraged friends and
relatives to hug his bear in return for a donation.
did so well and really got into the spirit of it and was so pleased
to get so many donations," said proud father Paul. "Thanks
go to everyone who supported him."
met several of the VIPs before Burnham's switch-on, including ITV
weatherman Bob Crampton, Carnival Queen Hannah Sainsbury and Burnham
postman Mark Penfold, as pictured here.