Celebrity guest Charlotte Hawkins attends EllenorLions Hospice fun day

Celebrity guest Charlotte Hawkins attends Northfleet hospice fun day

Megan Payne, 15, with Charlotte Hawkins.

Cameron Edmunds, 14, with an Almanda unicorn.

Celebrity guest Charlotte Hawkins attends Northfleet hospice fun day

Young tiger Liam Turner, 3.

Steve Hewlett with Megan Payne.

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A special celebrity guest attended the annual summer family fun day for a Northfleet-based hospice.

Good Morning Britain presenter Charlotte Hawkins turned out at EllenorLions Hospice in Coldharbour Road on Friday (August 15).

She is a patron of chYps, which is a part of the hospice focusing on the care of seriously ill children.

The event featured an animal therapy session with Almanda Therapy Animals and a turn from puppeteer and ventriloquist Steve Hewlett, who has appeared on Britain’s Got Talent.

There were arts and craft activities throughout the day and a visit by Eynsford bird centre Eagle Heights’ famous Birdman.

EllenorLions communications manager Tessa Youens said: “It was a lovely day.

“We had about 60 people. The whole point was to give families a bit of respite, a chance to have a nice day out and interact with each other.

“We had lots of laughter and lots of happy faces.”

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