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A cracking start

November got off to a cracking start at High Bank with activities to mark Bonfire Night.

The children enjoyed pretending to be in a rocket and flying through the sky, but also learned about the dangers of fireworks and how we should watch them carefully!

Toddlers made some lovely poppy biscuits for Remembrance Sunday and in all the rooms we paid our respects to the fallen.

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Christmas fayre

High Bank Day Nursery has taken its fundraising efforts for a local mental health charity to £1,700 after staging a Christmas fayre.

We raised £920 for our charity of the year, Darlington Mind.

Combined with the £160 we raised by selling homemade apple crumbles and £620 at a car boot sale in September, this takes the total so far to £1,700.

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Christmas fayre

High Bank Day Nursery will this weekend continue its fundraising efforts for a local mental health charity by staging a Christmas fayre.

The fayre will take place on Saturday 24th November from 10am until 1pm.

Visitors will be able to buy from various stalls selling items such as Christmas cards, flowers, fragrances, books and cakes.

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