PICTURE SPECIAL: Haydon Abbey pupils put their best foot forward for Layla

Race for Layla event at Haydon Abbey School -  Layla Richards, one of the school's Year Four pupils has recently been diagnosed with renal cell carcinoma and is undergoing pioneering treatment. The school is holding this event to support Layla's treatment - Layla (in the Selfie top) is pictured with her best friends.
Race for Layla event at Haydon Abbey School - Layla Richards, one of the school's Year Four pupils has recently been diagnosed with renal cell carcinoma and is undergoing pioneering treatment. The school is holding this event to support Layla's treatment - Layla (in the Selfie top) is pictured with her best friends.

Pupils, parents and friends of Haydon Abbey School in Aylesbury took part in a Race for Layla event on Friday May 25.

All classes ran a lap of the school field and were joined by teachers, parents, carers and family members.

Everyone who took part donated £1 to help raise funds for Year Four pupil Layla Richards, who was recently diagnosed with renal cell carcinoma (kidney cancer) and is currently undergoing treatment.

Photos by Derek Pelling.