Are you one of the fundraisers in our retro gallery of Chesterfield Children in Need events?

Pudsey Bear will be gracing our TVs this year for the annual Children in Need charity night so take a look back at some of wacky and wonderful ways you raised money for the good cause over the years.

Wednesday, 11th November 2020, 3:00 pm
Sunshine nursery dressed up for Children in Need in 2007
Sunshine nursery dressed up for Children in Need in 2007

We have dug out some great pictures going back more than a decade for this retro photo gallery so take a look back and see who you can spot.

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Pictured in 2007 at Bottles and Barrells, Broom Business Park, Sheepbridge, Chesterfield, where a collection of wine bottles all signed by Premiership Managers who visited Bramall Lane last season (2006) was auctioned for Children in Need. The collection includes one signed by Pele. Seen is some of the collection LtoR are, Janet Coghlan, Andrew Coghlan, and Claire Payne the Corporate Care Manager at Sheffield United.

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Fitness First team raised money for children in need in 2007 l to r Victoria Blount, Dave Carrick and Mickey Fidler.
Stocks for Children in Need at T G B Training l to r Patricia Pointon, Michael Bass and Margaret Pearson pictured in 2007
Chesterfield manager Lee Richardson prepared 'gourmet food' in Children in Need fund-raiser at Coughlan's, Sheepbridge in 2008
Police busked for Children in Need l to r Josh Molyneux, Trevor Durham, Helen Durham, Russell Bevan and Iain McGregor in 2008
Chief Inspector Andy Allsop served Marie Perry from the tea trolley to raise money for Children in Need in 2008
Crawshaws, family butchers at Lower Pavements, Chesterfield kids contest for Children in Need. From left: Local shoppers Janet Dickens and Caroline Cooper, Crawshaws store manager Mike Sherry, Crawshaws ‘chickens’ Alex and Lucas Dickens pictured in 2009
Mums collected for Children in Need on Stagecoach buses back in 2009, pictured are Amanda Devril (left) and Karen Maclean.
Children in Need fundraiser at Blundells - Chicken Nugget challenge Andy Gray, Chris Woolley and Andy fisher pictured in 2009
Dressing up in pyjamas for Children in Need in 2009
Easy Tigers Nursery did a fundraiser for Children In Need in 2009. L-R, Sarah Simmonite with Ben Winfrow and Ellie Cardwell with Samuel Morley.
Easy Tigers Play Centre Children In Need. Julie Flinstone (left) and Lara Wasylenko pictured in 2009