GALLERY: All the fun of the fair as rotarians entertain Wisbech pupils to a morning at the fair

Students from the Meadowgate school, Wisbech. On the Dodgem cars with John Martin President, and Mik

Students from the Meadowgate school, Wisbech. On the Dodgem cars with John Martin President, and Mike Theabold past president of the Wisbech Rotary club. - Credit: Archant

Some 16 lucky students from Meadowgate mixed special school, Wisbech, got let off lessons yesterday- and with the head’s blessing too.

Students from the Meadowgate school Wisbech.

Students from the Meadowgate school Wisbech. - Credit: Archant

Wisbech Rotary Club footed the bill to take the group to enjoy all the fun of the fair which had arrived in town earlier in the week.

“The rotary club is always kind to us,” said Jackie McPherson, the head teacher.

“Of course it meant the students having to miss some lessons which, as you can imagine, was devastating for them!”

It’s been a busy start of term for the new who is busy coping with an intake of a further 30 pupils following building works earlier in the year.


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“It is the biggest intake ever” she said.

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