STAFF at raised more than £3,000 for the Hospice of the Good Shepherd following a fun-packed day. Š

For an appropriately named ‘mad hatters’ Day’, staff wore a variety of different hats, and fancy dress, with a prize for the best dressed team of desks.

Other sponsored events included marshmallow and doughnut eating competitions, cake sales, a leg wax, two sponsored silences, hair straightening and a keep fit class in the office car park.

The hospice provides palliative care for people with advanced diseases from the communities of Chester, Deeside, Ellesmere Port and rural Cheshire.