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Humpty Dumpty Playgroup transforms Kesgrave Community Centre field for National Den Day

PUBLISHED: 11:51 21 June 2017 | UPDATED: 14:32 21 June 2017

The Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children.
Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

The Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Families and youngsters at the Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave crafted their best cosy shelters for National Den Day last week.

The Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. 
Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNThe Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

The playgroup, based at Kesgrave Community Centre, featured more than 20 families and dozens of children crafting dens out of cardboard, tarpaulins, canes and blankets on the community centre field, which raised £195 for Save the Children.

The Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. 
Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNThe Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Among the creative designs were boxes, tipees and tent-style dens.

The Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children.

 Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNThe Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

To help mark Father’s Day on Sunday dads were also invited to take part in activities during the week.

The Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. 
Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNThe Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Wendy Payne, deputy manager at the playgroup, said: “It went so well last year we raised £130 so we thought let’s do it again, and it’s a great thing to get families together.

Ipswich Town mascot Crazee judged the den building competition. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNIpswich Town mascot Crazee judged the den building competition. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

“They all absolutely loved it – all the parents that came just said how much fun they had and looking forward to doing it again next year.”

Ipswich Town mascot Crazee judged the den building competition. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNIpswich Town mascot Crazee judged the den building competition. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

The Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Ipswich Town mascot Crazee judged the competition. 
Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNThe Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Ipswich Town mascot Crazee judged the competition. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

The Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Ipswich Town mascot Crazee judged the competition.
 Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNThe Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Ipswich Town mascot Crazee judged the competition. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

The Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNThe Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

The Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Ipswich Town mascot Crazee judged the competition. 
Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNThe Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Ipswich Town mascot Crazee judged the competition. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

The Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Ipswich Town mascot Crazee judged the competition.
 Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNThe Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Ipswich Town mascot Crazee judged the competition. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

The Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Ipswich Town mascot Crazee judged the competition.
 Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNThe Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Ipswich Town mascot Crazee judged the competition. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

The Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Ipswich Town mascot Crazee judged the competition.
 Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNThe Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Ipswich Town mascot Crazee judged the competition. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

The Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Ipswich Town mascot Crazee judged the competition. 
Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWNThe Humpty Dumpty Playgroup in Kesgrave took part national Den Day in aid of Save The Children. Ipswich Town mascot Crazee judged the competition. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

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