Student wristbands raise money for charity

A GROUP of students have raised over £250 for charity after their '˜Portsmouth inspired' award-winning product went on sale.

Monday, 30th July 2018, 5:36 pm
Updated Friday, 31st August 2018, 5:00 pm

The Year 10 students from Ark Charter Academy sold their PuP wristbands to customers at Gunwharf Quays.

The product was the winning design in the '˜Made in Portsmouth' Dragons Den-style competition.

The competition saw four groups of Year 10 pupils from three schools competing to create a '˜tourist product that represents the city'.

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Costing one pound, the wristbands will remain on sale at Guest Relations.

Proceeds will be divided between local charities.