VIDEO: Sports stars play Santa at Mansfield’s Fountaindale School

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Sports stars Mansfield Town, the Sheffield Steelers and Nottingham Rugby played Santa when they brought gifts for youngsters at Fountaindale SEN School in Mansfield.

The visit, organised by local firm Hall-Fast, saw the players spend some time with the children and help the them decorate their Christmas tree.

The Fountaindale is a special educational needs (SEN) school that offers an inclusive education for pupils aged 3 to 19, who have complex physical and sensory needs, Hall-Fast have so far raised £42,000 for the school which has been used to purchase equipment for use in their new school.

The Mansfield based firm have also committed to raise an additional £15,000 for the school in 2015, It is hoped that half of this figure will come from the Hall-Fast Charity Ball which takes place on Friday 29th May 2015, with the other half being raised from a gruelling physical challenge in April 2015 and other charity events that are planned.

If you would like to reserve a table of 10, buy individual tickets, or become a sponsor of this high profile event, please contact Chamber’s events team on (01332) 851 280, or email Jenny.Markland@dnlcc.co.uk . Alternatively, contact Rachel Hall at Hall-Fast on (01623) 645 645 or email Rachel@hall-fast.com