A NEW community pre-school at Elvetham Heath, Fleet, has opened.

Ali Fazakerley, Chairman of the Little Elves Community Pre-school Committee, said: "This is a great moment for all of us who have worked so hard to make our vision a reality."

Registered with OFSTED, Little Elves Pre-school is a non-profit making organisation and a member of the Pre-school Learning Alliance. It will accommodate 26 children per session, aged between 2 years 9 months and school age.

Ali Fazakerley added: "We have filled many of our places, but there are some remaining and interested parents can call the pre-school on 07880 884503 or 01252 645699 for further information."

Above from left: Karen with Matthew; Julie Guinea (pre-school deputy) with Sarah; Allie with Ellie; Jim Hogben (manager of local Safeway branch); Sandra with Jemima, Helen and Jonathan; Ali with Aidan; Emma with Bradley; and Sarah with Ellie.