Soham Village College students raise £1,300 for Sport Relief

Soham Village College raise a further £1,300 for Sport Relief in fund-raising activities.

Soham Village College raise a further £1,300 for Sport Relief in fund-raising activities. - Credit: Archant

Soham Village College has raised more than £1,300 for Sports Relief by holding a number of fundraising activities.

Soham Village College raise a further £1,300 for Sport Relief in fund-raising activities.

Soham Village College raise a further £1,300 for Sport Relief in fund-raising activities. - Credit: Archant

They held a non-uniform day, Year 7 and 8 fun run, students against staff penalty shoot-out and a tug of war.

The events came after students held their own ‘Great British Bake Off’ themed competition in aid of the charity.

Jocelyn Whittle of the college said: “The students either prepared their cakes at home and decorated them in school or spent two lunch times cooking and decorating here ready for judging.

Soham Village College raise a further £1,300 for Sport Relief in fund-raising activities.

Soham Village College raise a further £1,300 for Sport Relief in fund-raising activities. - Credit: Archant

“The judge was Mr Peacock from Peacock’s Tearoom in Ely.


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“Mr Peacock and the teaching staff were very impressed with the creativity and enthusiasm shown.

“The students worked really hard to get their cakes ready in time.”

Soham Village College raise a further £1,300 for Sport Relief in fund-raising activities.

Soham Village College raise a further £1,300 for Sport Relief in fund-raising activities. - Credit: Archant

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The overall winners were two Year 8 students: Chelsea Cross and Alana Millington, who have each won tea for two at Peacock’s Tearoom in Ely.

Jocelyn added: “We would like to thank students, parents and carers for all their support.”

Soham Village College raise a further £1,300 for Sport Relief in fund-raising activities.

Soham Village College raise a further £1,300 for Sport Relief in fund-raising activities. - Credit: Archant

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