The popular pre-school group Rising Fives celebrates its 40th anniversary this year and is holding a special Open Day. Having been set up in 1972 it is oused in the Old Canteen in Wells Lane, and is opening its doors to the whole Whitchurch community on Saturday 1st December.

Nadia Dowling, the new chair of Rising Fives says:

This year is a very special year as Rising Fives has been open for 40 years. As a result we plan to hold an open day to celebrate. We will be encouraging past attendees of Rising Fives to attend, present children and parents, we will also be encouraging potential new parents and children to attend. So that they can see what a great place Rising Fives is.
The event starts at 11.00am and there will be a range of attractions including Hook a Duck, Face Painting, Santa’s Grotto, a Tombola and Raffle, and teas and cakes.

Come along and enjoy this very special day.


Mark the Diary – Saturday 1st December, 11.00am – 4.00pm

Comments (1)

  • lucy pearce

    I believe I actually won the drawing competition for the rising fives logo when I attended rising fives. My mother has a load of t-shirts with it on in her airing cupboard from when I won. Ohhh the memories. Feel old now ha ha!

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