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Beccles children get muddy as part of Peppa Pig themed week

PUBLISHED: 16:42 18 May 2017 | UPDATED: 16:42 18 May 2017

The children from Big Sky Nursery with Peppa and George Pig at their Muddy Puddle Party

The children from Big Sky Nursery with Peppa and George Pig at their Muddy Puddle Party

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Children at Big Sky Nursery in Beccles put their wellies on and jumped in as many muddy puddles as they could find to raise money for charity.

Two year old Maisy Baggins with George Pig Two year old Maisy Baggins with George Pig

The nursery held a party as part of national Peppa Pig Muddy Puddles week in aid of Save the Children.

Part of the Big Sky play area was used specially for digging and squelching in, and the nursery’s Mud Kitchen got extra use as youngsters made mud pies for their parents.

Mixing mud pies is a serious business for one year old Joshua Bylicka Mixing mud pies is a serious business for one year old Joshua Bylicka

Nursery manager Leanne Clarke said: “This is the first fundraising we’ve held since the nursery opened last October and it was great. All the children love Peppa and they love being outside and jumping in puddles like she does, so we knew they would love it.

“It’s part of the organisation’s ethos to do things to benefit our community and everyone liked the idea that we were helping children while having fun.”

George and Peppa Pig at Big Sky Nursery, Beccles George and Peppa Pig at Big Sky Nursery, Beccles

Two year old Hugh Goldie with his muddy mixture Two year old Hugh Goldie with his muddy mixture

Three year old Sophia Rooney mixes up a mud pie Three year old Sophia Rooney mixes up a mud pie

Alice Cable and Lucinda Antonius in the Big Sky mud kitchen Alice Cable and Lucinda Antonius in the Big Sky mud kitchen

Children at Big Sky Nursery splashing in muddy puddles Children at Big Sky Nursery splashing in muddy puddles

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