Downton participates in Christmas Jumper Day

Christmas Jumper Day is an annual fundraising campaign in the UK, those taking part are encouraged to wear a Christmas jumper they already own, decorate an existing jumper with festive decorations, or even knit their own. 

Employees from across C M Downton’s national network took part raising over £150 for its charity of the year, Cancer Research UK.

The Christmas Bake Off competition crowned Magazine Administrator Mel Ellis as winner, with Executive PA Jane Tarrant coming in second for their extraordinary bakes that were sold in the cake sale.

The Sharpness Team, Driver Andrew Hullah and Artur from the Gloucester warehouse team were awarded a prize for their efforts.