Generous best friends raise over £600 for Chesterfield Royal Hospital

Two big-hearted best friends have raised more than £600 for Chesterfield Royal Hospital.

Tuesday, 5th May 2020, 8:55 pm
Updated Tuesday, 5th May 2020, 8:55 pm

Six-year-old Isla Cardall and five-year-old Olivia Boden, both from Chesterfield, ran 5k round the town’s Queen's Park – while maintaining social distancing – and raised £618 for the hospital.

Isla’s mum Kirsten said: “They asked a couple of weeks ago if they could do something to help the NHS and came up with the idea of a run.

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Generous Isla Cardall and Olivia Boden.

“I think it's really lovely that they’ve done such a thoughtful thing.”