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- It's Children in Need day
- Across Dorset offices, schools and businesses are fundraising
- Pudsey will be out and about in Asda Weymouth today
- Send us your pictures to email@example.com
- Call us on 01305 830999
Symondsbury Primary School pupils went spotty for Pudsey.
Don't forget to send us your pictures to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will be showcasing events in tomorrow's paper.
At St. Mary's School, Bridport pupils were selling cakes and collecting money on a giant Pudsey bear.
Our photographers have been taking some great pics today, here's pupils at Bridport's St. Catherine's School who held a dressed down day and brought in their favourite toy to help raise funds for Children In Need.
Here's a picture of Echo staff and our mascot Eli the lion supporting Children in Need by wearing spots and stripes for a sponsored dress down day
Lots of fundraisers donning their spots for Children In Need- there's still time to let us know what you're up to email@example.com— @DorsetEchoSam 16 November 2012
Everyone at Scallywags Child Care Centre, Weymouth are wearing pyjamas today and they had a teddy bear's picnic at midday.
Pop into the Children's Centre at Dorset County Hospital today and make a Children In Need donation.
Staff are wearing something spotty, selling cakes, and there will be a raffle with lots of prizes including a Christmas hamper!
Don't forget! Tune into BBC's Children In Need tonight to see the boys perform Little Things and Live While We're Young live! @BBCCiN 1DHQ x— @onedirection 16 November 2012
Here at the Dorset Echo we're wearing spots and stripes and donating to the cause. Cakes and a raffle are also helping to boost the Children in Need coffers. We'll post some pictures shortly!
Don't forget to have your say on our comments section. Let us know how you are supporting Children in Need
Is this the cutest Children in Need picture of the day?
14-week-old Evangeline-Lily James of Wyke Regis Weymouth shows her support of the charitable cause.
The children and staff of Wareham St Mary Primary School all came to school wearing spots and raised £117 for Children in Need.
The school is currently undergoing major refurbishment and even the building team on site donned spots for the cause.
Wessex Morris Men will be dancing in Dorchester tomorrow, Saturday, morning for Children In Need, at the top of South Street by the Town Pump from 10.30am.
The Prada Pudsey and I!!! In love! Just modelled it on stage at Christie's to be auctioned for Children in N http://t.co/Y7JTOt6C— @thisisbwright 15 November 2012
Dorset are going charity crazy for Children in Need: DORSET is going wacky for Children in Need. http://t.co/uiGYgTT8 #Dorset— @Dorset_News 16 November 2012
Sisters Mabel and Flo Whiting, aged seven and five, of Stobourgh have been baking cakes and making flapjack all week.
They have sold to family, friends and their mum and dad's work colleagues.
In total they made 48 fairy cakes, 24 rice crispy cakes and 48 pieces of flapjack.
They are proud to announce they have raised £80 for children in need. Well done girls!
Powerstock School is having a mad hair day to raise money for the cause. What are you doing? Email your photos to firstname.lastname@example.org, Tweet @DorsetEcho or call 01305 830999
Between 12pm and 6pm, a Maxwell Neilson cakesale at St Aldhelm's Church in Spa Road Weymouth will be raising funds for Children In Need
Kids at The Front skatepark in Weymouth will be doing a sponsored one-hour skateathon this afternoon.
The Echo photographer will be there from 4.30pm.
I went onto the EastEnders set to show them a thing or two about business http://t.co/vCNqbWfC. See the results on @BBCCiN on Friday. #CiN— @Lord_Sugar 15 November 2012
It's here! Are you being spotty, silly, brave, silent, fun, underdressed, hairless or many other brilliant things for #CiN? 7.30pm, BBC One!— @BBCCiN 16 November 2012
Youngsters and staff at St Mary's Primary School, Bridport, are holding a Children in Need cake sale and making a Giant Pudsey of Pennies
Pupils at Sunninghill School, Dorchester are wearing spots and stripes as part of the Pudsey-inspired fun
At Southfield Veterinary Centre in South Walks, Dorchester, staff will be dressing up and selling cakes for Children in Need today
What are you doing for Children in Need? Let us know call the @dorsetecho newsdesk 01305 830999 email email@example.com or tweet us!— @DorsetEchoSam 16 November 2012
At the ASDA store in Weymouth today, a Children in Need exercise machine challenge is taking place along with a cake sale and guest appearance from Pudsey.
Our photographer Finnbarr will be there between 12pm and 2pm.
Here's Kieran Collins who has gone off to Manor Park First School in Dorchester with a spotty face in aid of the worthy cause.
Lots of fundraising fun has begun across the county.
Chuckles Day Nursery at Budmouth College is among those joining in the festivities for Children In Need with a 'crazy clothes and hair' day.
Tweet any pictures of your charity frolics to @dorsetecho or email firstname.lastname@example.org