Rosmini Centre in Wisbech celebrates 10th birthday and International Children's Day

PUBLISHED: 12:21 07 June 2017 | UPDATED: 12:21 07 June 2017

International Childrens Day at The Spinney. PHOTO: Ian Carter.

International Childrens Day at The Spinney. PHOTO: Ian Carter.

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Hundreds of children and adults helped celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Rosmini Centre in Wisbech at the weekend.

International Childrens Day at The Spinney: Konstantinos Holopovs. PHOTO: Ian Carter.International Childrens Day at The Spinney: Konstantinos Holopovs. PHOTO: Ian Carter.

As part of their annual International Children’s Day celebrations, the charity decided to host the birthday party at The Spinney adventure playground.

Attractions included a climbing wall, archery, spider mountain, football, basketball, table tennis and stocks.

International Childrens Day at The Spinney: Viktorija Caplinskija. PHOTO: Ian Carter.International Childrens Day at The Spinney: Viktorija Caplinskija. PHOTO: Ian Carter.

Some of the 50 staff and volunteers dressed up as film characters like Jack Sparrow, Darth Vader and Mini Mouse and posed for photographs with children.

Organisations including Little Miracles and Wisbech Museum also featured.

International Childrens Day at The Spinney: Michael Thornton and James Henderson. PHOTO: Ian Carter.International Childrens Day at The Spinney: Michael Thornton and James Henderson. PHOTO: Ian Carter.

Anita Grodkiewicz, Rosmini centre manager, said: “The aim was to encourage children and adults to try out new activities and it was a fantastically successful event.

“We had between 700 and 1,000 people turn up throughout the day and I’d like to say a very big thank-you to all the staff and volunteers who supported the event.”

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