ALTRINCHAM Rotary Club hosted Santa at Cheshire Tap, Kings Court on Saturday.

The Lunch with Santa Day included a special Santa children's meal.

Lots of families come along despite the cold, wet damp and sleet.

The event raise nearly £250 on the day which will go to various local causes chosen by the Rotary Club.

This week Santa will be in Tesco on December 15,16 and 17 from 11 am to 4pm on Friday and Sunday and from 1pm to 5pm on Saturday.

Donations for the toys n tins appeal can still be made and boxes can still be found in Altrincham at Tesco, Wilkos, Randalls jewellers, Boots, Marks and Spencer and Salvation Army shop, all Altrincham. In Timperley Luxistore and Sale Ashbrooks Furniture Store Washway Road.