BBC Sussex Give a Gift sale in Worthing raises thousands of pounds for Children in Need

A sale of unwanted Christmas gifts has raised £2,379 for BBC Children In Need.

Monday, 14th January 2019, 2:33 pm
Updated Tuesday, 15th January 2019, 9:01 am
Organisers were pleased with the turnout and the amount raised

Saturday’s event at Worthing’s St Paul’s Centre was the fourth Give a Gift sale organised by BBC Sussex and sister station BBC Surrey – and raised the most amount of money yet.

Worthing town crier Bob Smytherman opened the sale
BBC presenters Danny Pike and Mark Carter with Worthing West MP Sir Peter Bottomley
Just some of those who helped make the event such a success
There were a host of goodies on sale at the St Paul's Centre in Worthing, all unwanted Christmas gifts
The fourth Give a Gift sale raised thousands of pounds for BBC Children in Need
Applause at the charity fundraiser
Ally Adsett with Pudsey at the BBC Give a Gift sale
As well as unwanted gifts, Children in Need items were also on sale
The sale proved popular with visitors
Worthing town crier Bob Smytherman with Pudsey