Fareham Leisure Centre helps appeal with toy donations

Today HNLMS KAREL DOORMAN arrived at Victory Jetty, at Portsmouth Naval Base to pick up humanitarian aid to help with the Caribbean hurricane. Picture LPhot Barry Swainsbury

WATCH: Boat stops in Portsmouth to pick up aid for hurricane relief

0
Have your say

SCORES of toys were donated at a leisure centre to a charity appeal to give disadvantaged children a joyful Christmas.

Fareham Leisure Centre, operated by Everyone Active in partnership with Fareham Borough Council, was a registered drop-off point for donations for the Wave 105 Cash Mission Christmas appeal.

The radio station, which airs from Segensworth, asked people to buy a present to donate to a disadvantaged child to make their Christmas a little bit brighter.

Staff at the centre were delighted to donate a trolley full of presents to presenter Steve Power last week.

General manager Ryan Grant said: ‘Christmas is a time for giving and we wanted to do our bit so we decided not to do our usual secret Santa and donate the gifts to the appeal instead.’