Musical santas perform festive hits on top of Snowdon - The Leamington Observer

Musical santas perform festive hits on top of Snowdon

Laura Kearns 26th Dec, 2016   0

A TEAM of music-loving santas have performed at the country’s highest party – on top of Snowdon.

The 14-strong group from Warwickshire Association of Youth Clubs (WAYC) took only a few hours to reach the summit, where they performed four festive hits.

They have raised more than £1,500 – which will go towards WAYC’s Sharp Minds programme, supporting young people with mental and emotional health difficulties.

Community fund-raiser, David Skoppek said: “This was the perfect way for us to end 2016. Our santas were fantastic and we were able to do something truly special for a very worthy cause. Right now, according to Young Minds, three children in every classroom have a mental health problem. This is a massive problem for our society but WAYC does wonderful work in this area and we are seeing lives transformed. Events like this will help us to continue this service.”




Visit www.way.org.uk to find out more about the charity or visit localgiving.org/fundraising/santasrocksnowdon2016 to donate.


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