Photo: (L-R) Chris Green, Charlie Openshaw, David Barton, Pudsey Bear, Wal Cope, Phil Ainsworth and Ryan Lewis.

Staff at Barton Park Luxury Nursing Home in Birkdale joined together to raise more than £100 for this year’s Children In Need appeal in conjunction with Southport Hesketh Round Table.

The team there held a coffee morning and one Amanda Parry dressed up as Pudsey Bear.

ots-barton staffSenior Manager David Barton, who is also a local Councillor said: “The team wanted to do something to help this worthwhile cause and it was a great success.

“It was their idea and we were delighted to support them.”



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