Footballers surprise Children this Christmas

AFC Fylde visit Children’s Ward

BLACKPOOL Victoria Children’s Ward was delighted to welcome AFC Fylde players to the unit.

The full Coasters first team squad visited the ward to meet young patients and hand out presents.

AFC Fylde skipper Lewis Montrose was among them.

He said: “It’s nice that the lads can come and bring a bit of cheer to the children at Christmas.

“It’s always sad to see young people in hospital, particularly at this time of year and we hope we have done our bit to make them feel a bit better.’’

Play Leader, Teresa Watson, said: “The players were a credit to their club and we were delighted to welcome them to the ward again.’’

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