Sweat & glory at the Football Fundraiser

Staff team share an emotional moment: it's a game of two halves, and they won all four of them.

Staff team share an emotional moment: it’s a game of two halves, and they won all four of them.

Once again, the girls’ football team showed us how it’s done – this time with a fantastic, high-spirited, high-energy fundraiser that raised £240.01 for equipment, kit and costs.

Many thanks for the massive support given by parents, kids and staff: the “Lucky Number” game sold out (that’s £100 right there), football-themed face-painting was a treat and the healthy snack stall was laden with goodies thanks to your generosity. For those who missed the auction, that authenticated, signed photograph of Arsenal went for £15.00, after a brief but ferocious contest.

Best of all, it was truly excellent fun.  And with the football mini-tournament (Boys vs Girls, Staff vs Kids), stellar coach Naomi may just have started a Tufnell Park tradition…