Local police pay a visit to Teddies Twickenham

Date: 27 Apr 2016

The preschool children have been learning about their road safety and to bring the learning to life a local police officers visited the nursery to talk to the children about the vital role the police play in helping and supporting our community.

They listened intently to the PC Matt and PC Pete explanations about the many ways in which the police help everyone and many interesting questions got asked like:

Later on the real fun began as the officer put on the siren, flashed the blue lights and allowed the children to try on his hat or bullet proof vest and even the handcuffs.

“As part of our commitment to keeping everybody safe we have been focusing on people who help us and the roles that they perform, “ explains the Nursery Manger, Sandra Peacock. “The children thoroughly enjoyed the opportunity to learn about the officers role, and of course they loved being able to get behind the wheel of the police car and to wear the police hat.”