HUNDREDS of children gathered for a fun-filled event to promote physical and mental health.

Around 400 pupils from 11 schools in Winsford took part in the event to mark Children's Mental Health Week.

Darnhall Primary School hosted The Pop Project 'I Feel Good Show' co-ordinated by Winsford Education Partnership, which creates opportunities for children to learn, grow and have fun together.

Head teacher Sarah Tomlinson said: "The young people and staff had a fabulous time singing, dancing and taking part in interactive quizzes all about physical and mental health."

Schools taking part included Darnhall Primary, St Chad’s CE Primary, St Joseph’s Catholic Primary, Hebden Green School, Oaklands School, Wharton CE Primary, The Grange Primary, High Street Primary, Oakview Academy, Overhall Primary, Over St John’s CE Primary.