Santa stops off at fair

NILALM111203D1 Christmas fair: Lily Chambers, four, Evie Selby, four and Hannah Reynolds, two have their faces painted at West Hallam Pre-School christmas fair.
NILALM111203D1 Christmas fair: Lily Chambers, four, Evie Selby, four and Hannah Reynolds, two have their faces painted at West Hallam Pre-School christmas fair.

SANTA made a special trip to West Hallam on Saturday to visit children from The Community Pre-School at their Christmas Fair.

The man himself handed out gifts in his grotto and heard children’s wish lists.

NILALM111203D2 Christmas fair: Lucas Whitehead, six and brother Oliver Whitehead, four receive presents from santa at the West Hallam Pre-School Christmas Fair.

NILALM111203D2 Christmas fair: Lucas Whitehead, six and brother Oliver Whitehead, four receive presents from santa at the West Hallam Pre-School Christmas Fair.

The event, held at the Community Centre, Station Road, on Saturday, was put on to raise money for the pre-school, which is a registered charity and relies on fundraising events.

Stalls included raffle, tombola and refreshments.

Jewellery, toys, books, cakes and gifts were also on sale.