Easter bunny meets March Hare!

Easter celebrations have been getting curiouser and curiouser in Morpeth.

The Friends of Stobhillgate First School decided to put an unusual twist on their Easter fund-raising fair this year as they based it on an Alice In Wonderland theme.

Mad Hatter Easter Fair at Morpeth's Stobhillgate First School.'REF 2503151950

Mad Hatter Easter Fair at Morpeth's Stobhillgate First School.'REF 2503151950

The Mad Hatter Easter Fair was held at the school at the end of term and included craft stalls, such as decorate a Mad Hatter tea cup or cupcake, and a variety of games, including Giant Tea Cup Toss, Queen of Hearts Higher or Lower, Flamingo Ring Toss and Off With Their Heads.

There was also a lucky dip hen house and lawn croquet.

And traditional Easter favourites were not forgotten as there was a decorate an egg competition and an Easter Bonnet contest, as well as an Easter Bunny petting corner, courtesy of Pets At Home Cramlington.

Friends’ member and one of the organisers Helen Parkinson said: “Our events over the past few years have been getting bigger and better.”