Family fun day raises nearly £4k

THOUSANDS of pounds was raised for charity at a family fun day held at West Hartford fire station.

The event raised £3,890 to be shared between the Fire Fighters’ Charity and Blyth’s Princess Ellie’s Trust.

Activities on offer included firefighting demonstrations and children’s inflatables.

Acting chief fire officer Alex Bennett said: “The event was a great success, and we’re pleased that so many people chose to come along and support our fundraising efforts.”