A jungle guest joined nursery pupils to celebrate their special achievement.

The Rocking Horse Nursery were joined by Millie the giraffe to celebrate their achieving the Millie's Mark Award, which is a special endorsement for childcare providers that go above and beyond the minimum requirements to assure parents of their confidence and capability by training 100 per cent of their staff in paediatric first aid.

Manager Audrey Willoughby said: "Receiving the Millie's Mark award has been yet another amazing achievement for the Rocking Horse Team this year, we continue to strive to keep all our children safe, healthy and enjoying learning, learning through play The Rocking Horse Way."

The nursery has also been raising money for Children in Need, raising around £1,000 through selling raffle tickets, a family garden day, cake sales, fancy dress and a family walk in Trent Park.