Lesson in store as Dunstable school students help Foodbank

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A group of Year 11 Manshead Upper School pupils spent a day at Sainsbury’s Dunstable packing bags for customers to raise money for the local Foodbank. The store also let the students take part in mock job interviews.

Nadine Lewis-Smith, 15, said: “I found the explanation of the recruitment process interesting and enjoyed the bag-packing more than I expected as most of the people were so nice.”

More than £200 was raised before the group were split into five teams and each given £40 with a shopping list. The teams had to go into the store and buy as much of their assigned list as they could for as little money as possible.

 

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