Children's colour dash

Children and families in Ipswich have taken part in a 'colour dash' to raise money for East Anglia's Children's Hospices.

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Counting the cash from the dash

A children's charity is expecting to have raised ten thousand pounds from a sponsored race in Ipswich's Christchurch Park.

East Anglia's Children's Hospice held the colour dash this weekend and is counting up the funds it raised today.

Volunteers pelt runners with poster paint at the colour dash Credit: ITV

Colour dash raises cash!

Thousands of pounds was raised on Saturday morning for East Anglia's Children's hospices which helps children and young people with life threatening conditions across the region.

The charity organised its first colour dash which saw runners covered with a different colour of powder paint with each kilometre they passed.

The race took place in Ipswich's Christchurch Park and ITV News Anglia's Victoria Lampard went along to watch. Click below to watch her report:

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