Lidl bus teaches about five-a-day

Andrew and Ethan from Leswalt - masterchefs in the making?
Andrew and Ethan from Leswalt - masterchefs in the making?

​​The Lidl health bus recently made the journey to Galloway and visited several local schools.

Stopping off at Garlieston, the pupils were shown a video before taking part in a game to monitor their heart rates and learn about exercise and fruit and veg.

Garlieston learns about healthy smoothies

Garlieston learns about healthy smoothies

The pupils were given heart rate monitors, aprons and smoothie cups and were given the chance to choose the ingredients and make a smoothie.

It also trundled down the coast and parked up at Leswalt Primary school and the pupils of Portpatrick Primary made the trip across to Leswalt to take part.This day fitted in with the school Health and well being programme of learning and promoted the benefits of a health lifestyle for all.