In pictures: Ben remembered at family fun day

PUBLISHED: 13:00 14 May 2019

Shane and Sarah Pritchard, and friends at the Be More Ben Family Fun Day.    

Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Shane and Sarah Pritchard, and friends at the Be More Ben Family Fun Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

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A family fun day has raised thousands of pounds in memory of a little boy.

Young stall holders at the Be More Ben Family Fun Day.    

Picture: MARK ATHERTONYoung stall holders at the Be More Ben Family Fun Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

The Benjamin Pritchard Foundation hosted its second family event at Portishead Football Club.

The event raised £8,032.30 for the foundation set up in the name of eight-year-old Ben who died after a battle with a diffuse intrinsic pontine flioma (DIPG) brain tumour.

He died six months after his diagnosis in November 2017.

The family set up the foundation to enhance bereavement support and services.

Truly Scrumptious Treats stall with Charlotte Mainprice at the Be More Ben Family Fun Day.    

Picture: MARK ATHERTONTruly Scrumptious Treats stall with Charlotte Mainprice at the Be More Ben Family Fun Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

The day saw various fairground games set up and children's favourite comic book characters including storm troopers posing for pictures.

Guests could also enjoy barbecue food and a cheeky tipple while listening to live music at the football club.

Fun and games at the Be More Ben Family Fun Day.    

Picture: MARK ATHERTONFun and games at the Be More Ben Family Fun Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Star Wars entertainment at the Be More Ben Family Fun Day.    

Picture: MARK ATHERTONStar Wars entertainment at the Be More Ben Family Fun Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Fun and games at the Be More Ben Family Fun Day.    

Picture: MARK ATHERTONFun and games at the Be More Ben Family Fun Day. Picture: MARK ATHERTON


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