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Nursery and Pre-School

Join us for a BBC Children in Need Day!

 Join in on Friday the 19th of November for a whole play day of fabulous fun with Pudsey and children’s TV favourite, Bing! You and your little ones can dance, sing, dress up, and get crafty this year!

Just ask families to donate £1 to join in, and with the support of nurseries like yours, we can help to change thousands of children’s lives in local communities across the UK.

Why not get ahead and get prepped by ordering our FREE fundraising kit! It has everything you need to get involved this year – with handy tips, tools and posters to make your fundraising a success.

Steps to Fundraising Success

1. Get Prepped!

Make sure you’ve got Friday the 19th of November circled in your diary!

2. Check out our Fundraising Ideas

From treasure hunts and sing alongs to dressing up and dancethons – there are loads of fun ways to get your nursery fundraising for BBC Children in Need Day!

Check out some our ideas and activities below!

3. Go Cashless!

This year we’re making it super easy for you to get involved and collect fundraising money online.

Find our more below!


4. Look the part in our Pudsey and Bing merchandise!

Grab your Pudsey goodies and make sure everyone is nursery and pre-school is kitted out in our fantastic feel-good merchandise.

All of our eco-friendly range will be available to purchase now!


Bing have created some brand new products that your little ones will love! We’ve got t-shirts, pencil-cases, mugs and aprons!

Plus, money from every purchase will go towards helping change young lives.

Together We Can Change Young Lives

The pandemic has been hard on us all, but for young people across the UK already facing challenges, it’s made life even more difficult. With your support, we can be on the ground helping the children who need us this year more than ever.

We’re working across local communities to help young people overcome challenges made more difficult by Covid-19.

The Difference Your Fundraising Makes


£50 will pay for a weekly online dance workshop for children affected by poverty and isolated at home, keeping them physically active and enabling them to have fun.


£200 pays for a new bed for a child whose family are struggling financially due to Covid-19 helping them to rest and maintain their wellbeing.


£300 pays for a new cooker for a self-isolating family struggling financially who have a child who is unwell, enabling them to cook nutritious, hot food.

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From coast to coast, in towns and cities right across the UK, BBC Children in Need is out there making a difference.

The amazing projects we support help change the lives of disadvantaged children and young people all over the country.

Don't like maps? View the list of organisations we support.

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