One Great Day
One Great Day at The Mercury
held a family fun day on Saturday 30th June to raise funds for local
children’s charity First Step and Great Ormond Street Children’s Charity.
was transformed into a seaside where shoppers could enjoy the ever popular ‘Wheel
Of Fortune’, Seagull Shy, Hook a Duck, Retro arcade games, ice cream, face
painting and even a classic car show!
Natalie Bays, deputy centre manager
commented: “This fun day is fantastic opportunity for families in the area to
get together and enjoy a fun day out whilst spending quality time together.”
One Great Day was established in 2014 and has so far raised £150,000 and has
now grown to include 46 different children’s charities.
Along with Great Ormond
Street Hospital Children’s Charity, Mercury raised over £600 on the day for
local charity First Step. First Step’s mission is to provide the best possible environment to support families and to
enable their young children with special needs and/or disabilities to maximise
their individual potential.