Santa makes school stop-off ahead of Christmas

Rotary Club of Exmouth Raleigh's santa rolled in to Bassett's Farm Primary School

Rotary Club of Exmouth Raleigh's santa rolled in to Bassett's Farm Primary School - Credit: Graham Kirby

The Rotary Club of Exmouth Raleigh visited local Primary Schools with Santa and his musical sleigh giving great excitement and happiness to the young children.  

Arranged by assistant headteacher Mrs Chris Clarkson and with presents from the PTA given out by Santa and his elves to the younger classes, the visit also featured music and songs from the sleigh.

a spokesman for the Rotarians said all the children sang along and were 'so thrilled' by his visit.  

The spokesman added: "The Rotary Club with Santa and musical sleigh also visited Lympstone and Marpool Primary Schools giving similar happiness and excitement to the young children.

"The Rotary Club's great pleasure to  have brought such joy and happy faces at this time."

These school visit complemented the visit to Brixington Parade which replaced the usual tour of residential streets in Exmouth which had to be cancelled due to the current Covid-19 pandemic restrictions.