Pupil, 9, presents cheque to Wisbech school in memory of her green-fingered grandfather

A NINE-YEAR-OLD girl presented a cheque to help her Wisbech school develop their garden in memory of her grandfather.

Chloe Barker and her mother, Karen Barker, handed the cheque for �202.05 to Simon Linney, headteacher at St Peter’s Junior School, this afternoon.

The gift was presented in memory of keen gardener Malcolm Adamson, who passed away in October.

Karen, Malcolm’s daughter, said: “My dad loved to garden and we wanted the funeral donations to go to the school knowing it would help them to develop their garden and allotment.”

Year 5 student Chloe said: “My grandad loved to garden and grow vegetables. He taught my mummy and me how to grow vegetables from seeds and he loved teaching me school subjects.


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“My grandad would be very happy and proud to know that he was helping our school.”

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