Marathon run inspires children to raise cash

Pupils from Newmarket Academy and Stepping Stones Pre School in Exning pictured with Will Axon, who ran the London Marathon for the NSPCC
Pupils from Newmarket Academy and Stepping Stones Pre School in Exning pictured with Will Axon, who ran the London Marathon for the NSPCC

Children from schools and nurseries have been going green to raise funds for the NSPCC.

The youngsters, some pictured here, supported Will Axon, local and TV auctioneer who raised £2,500 for the children’s charity in the London Marathon which he completed in 4hours 26minutes 35seconds.

The schools raised £700 and those participating were Stepping Stones Pre-School Exning, Newmarket Academy, both pictured, Ditton Lodge Community Nursery, A1 Fun Club, First Pre School,and staff at the BP garage on the A14. Businesses in Exning also supported the fund-raising.