Creepy-crawlies delight Fairplay children

Youngsters at Fairplay got up close and personal with some real creepy-crawly animals.

Thursday, 10th August 2017, 4:46 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 1:04 pm
Chesterfield Rotary president Peter Barr with children from Fairplay, and Mini-Zoo co-ordinator Sophie Gray, getting to know Sausage the Dumbo Rat and his two friends.

A corn snake, tarantula spider, frog, giant snail and dumbo rats were among the creatures brought by Zoolab, the UK’s leading animal handling experience and lifelong learning company.

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The visit was arranged by Chesterfield Rotary Club.

Fairplay, which is based on Alexandra Road West, Chesterfield, supports children and young people with disabilities and additional needs and their families.