Thousands of people prepare to raise funds for Children in Need with fundraisers throughout today

The BBC fundraising event takes place today and will be televised from 7:30pm. Picture: BBC

The BBC fundraising event takes place today and will be televised from 7:30pm. Picture: BBC - Credit: PA

Thousands of people across Suffolk and Essex will be taking part in various events and fundraisers today in aid of this year’s Children in Need campaign.

School children taking part in fancy dress and non uniform days, a tug of war and other sporting events will be among those taking place today for the cause, while Pudsey will also be showing up at events across the counties.

How will you be raising funds this year?

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