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Mrs M. A. Leadbitter

Mrs M. A. Leadbitter is crowdfunding

raised of £7,000 target by 33 supporters

Weʼre raising £7,000 to improve our yard with Pennies for our Playground @ Todmorden CE J, I & N School (National School)

Todmorden, Lancashire

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Todmorden CE (VA) J, I & N School, is a Church school with a big heart and a warm community. Our school, in the centre of Todmorden, has been growing in success for over 170 years, since it first opened in 1844. We are situated between the park, cricket field and Christ Church graveyard. Because our school yard sits lower than the water table of Todmorden, it is often flooded. Since September 2017 our school has flooded 5 times. We were also heavily hit in the 2015 Boxing Day floods. The amount of flood water over time has left our yard looking tired and worn.

Like many schools, in the current political climate, we are really struggling to make ends meet. But with the support of the Diocese, we would love for our children to have an inspirational, fresh, lovely playground. As a school we need to give a 10% contribution to any bids or grants that we can gain. We would love it if our community could donate pennies to raise this 10%. Our aim is to get a playground with safe drains, new tarmac, safe gates, nice seating areas, dry areas under canopy and playground furniture that makes it a fun place to be!

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  • Mrs M. A. Leadbitter 2 months ago
    Mrs M. A. Leadbitter

    Mrs M. A. Leadbitter

    2 months ago

    Thank you to everyone who has supported us. We have raised £1700 so far including the £625 through our crowd funding, over £500 from our Halloween disco and more than £350 from our market stall. Feeling pleased and blessed.

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5 months ago

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Page last updated on: 12/21/2019 19.57



  • Anonymous


    Dec 21, 2019

    Thank you National School and Happy ChristmasLove fromTom, Sam, Esther, Daniel and BenXXXXX


  • Brenda Fealy

    Brenda Fealy

    Dec 19, 2019


  • Auntie Lou and Uncle Eddie

    Auntie Lou and Uncle Eddie

    Dec 19, 2019

    Well done Nathan and Jasmine xx


  • Joanne Sargent

    Joanne Sargent

    Dec 19, 2019


  • Meg Kennedy

    Meg Kennedy

    Nov 15, 2019

    I just wanted to support the children by giving


  • Richard Parkes

    Richard Parkes

    Oct 25, 2019

    Best of luck with the fundraising


  • Anonymous


    Oct 23, 2019


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Mrs M. A. Leadbitter

Mrs M. A. Leadbitter

Todmorden, Lancashire


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