Petworth pupils sign for deaf people

Petworth CE Primary School pupils join in charity event, Sign2Sing
Petworth CE Primary School pupils join in charity event, Sign2Sing

CHILDREN from Petworth CE Primary school joined in a charity day to help deaf adults and children access healthcare and services.

Pupils, staff and parents all joined in the signing in the school hall.

More than 150,000 children all over the country joined in the event, called sign2sing.

A spokesman for the school said: “To mark the day everyone was asked to a wear a scarf (the mascot of SignHealth, Olli the Monkey, wears a striped one!) and to make a donation.”

The event raised a total of £166 for the charity.