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Lady Manners students build garden furniture for care home

Lady Manners School pupils create garden furniture for Burton Closes Care Home, Bakewell.
Lady Manners School pupils create garden furniture for Burton Closes Care Home, Bakewell.

Teenagers from Lady Manners School in Bakewell have built garden furniture for elderly residents at Burton Closes Care Home.

The pupils created benches and planters with the help of experts from Wickes during a school mentoring project.

Steve Pacey, head of careers and employability at Lady Manners School, said: “The students are developing key employability skills and supporting the local community at the same time.”