Pupils learn to paddle their canoes

09:04 12 June 2014

Axminster Primary School pupils learning to canoe on the River Axe

Axminster Primary School pupils learning to canoe on the River Axe


Youngsters enjoy a day on the River Axe

Axminster Primary School pupils kitted out ready to learn how to canoeAxminster Primary School pupils kitted out ready to learn how to canoe

Pupils from Axminster Community Primary School went paddling on the River Axe last week.

The group of Year 6 youngsters were given a taster session by members of the Axe Vale Canoe Club.

A spokeswoman for the school said they were grateful to the club for providing such a great opportunity for their children.

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