Pupils spread festive cheer

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Big-hearted Isle youngsters are helping children around the world to have a happier Christmas this year.

Haxey CofE Primary pupils presented the Samaritan Purse Shoebox appeal with 36 boxes, filled with goodies and essentials like toothbrushes and flannels.

Teacher Lisa Hutchinson, praised pupils.

She said: “The children have been fantastic this year. They have been helped by their parents and have collected and bought lots of things to pack in the shoeboxes.”