Sack race contestants at the Wealden activity day in Uckfield

More than 200 children take part in Uckfield activity day at West Park

Uckfield Summer Activity day at West Park, Markland Way, yesterday (August 12) was attended by 211 children.

West Park fun with the hoop during the activity day

West Park fun with the hoop during the activity day

They enjoyed  cheerleading ,  team games, arts and crafts cooking with the Community Chef Ollie Dawson, and a visit from the Chairman of Wealden District Council, Councillor Barby Dashwood-Morris.

Wealden organiser Sophie Hepworth said: “It brings to a close another successful summer of activity events.

“We’ve engaged with a total of 1,433 children in Hailsham, Polegate, Uckfield, Heathfield and Crowborough, this year – that’s over 200 more than last year’s 1,216.

“Many thanks to all the partners who worked with us to provide a full range of sports , crafts ,cookery and information on  community and health issues.”

Wealden’s Summer Activity days are supported by East Sussex County Council, Freedom Leisure and Waitrose.

Space Hopper fun at the activity day

Space Hopper fun at the activity day

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