Box of delights from the Lottery

PUBLISHED: 11:27 19 January 2006 | UPDATED: 11:27 04 May 2010

COMPUTER CASH: Susie Holland, Robert Froud, Elizabeth Pearman and Max Allen are congratulated by Debbie Davies (centre). Photo: HELEN SOUTH 6125

COMPUTER CASH: Susie Holland, Robert Froud, Elizabeth Pearman and Max Allen are congratulated by Debbie Davies (centre). Photo: HELEN SOUTH 6125

TINDERBOX pre-school in Aldreth is celebrating after receiving a cash boost of more than £2,000. The pre-school, which nearly closed 18 months ago because of problems with funding, is now thriving and can improve further thanks to a grant of £2,236 from t

TINDERBOX pre-school in Aldreth is celebrating after receiving a cash boost of more than £2,000.

The pre-school, which nearly closed 18 months ago because of problems with funding, is now thriving and can improve further thanks to a grant of £2,236 from the National Lottery.

The money will be used for new IT equipment, including laptop computers and a digital camera.

Debbie Davies, editor of the Ely Standard, was on hand to congratulate the pre-school on its grant. She said: "It's great that such a deserving cause can move forward and I'm sure Tinderbox will use the money in the best possible way."

The group is also looking for a qualified play leader to join them.

INFO: Contact Jill Allen on 01353 741905.


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