We’d like to say a huge thank you to our friends at Boyes Turner for all their fabulous fundraising activity. The latest event was a Toddle Waddle. The company’s Julie Marsh explains what went on.
Boyes Turner would like to say a massive ‘thank you’ to everybody who came and supported the Toddle Waddle event, which took place on Sunday 18 September, raising funds for Meningitis Now. So far we have raised £500.
The toddlers were very enthusiastic, and many arrived in fancy dress for the occasion.
The day got underway at 10 am, the rain held off, the sun even came out and the first toddle of Forbury Gardens began at 10.30 am. A few toddlers arrived later on, and as more people joined us as the first group of toddlers returned to the start, a second round got underway.
The Minion mascot was a great hit with all of the children, and he even managed two laps of the circuit as well.
The children all enjoyed the cakes and sweets on offer, and the raffle prizes went down a storm.
We would like to take the opportunity to thank Warings Bakery, Tesco (Reading West), Beale Park, Wellington Country Park and The Aquadrome in Basingstoke, amongst others, for supporting this local event and offering raffle prizes.
The number of sweets in the jar was 216 and the puppy was called Ozzy. I think he has been a great hit with his new owner (pictured above!).
Thank you again to everyone who took part for making it such a fun morning.
Want to organise your own Toddle Waddle? Register for your free pack here.