A fundraising effort saw workers in onesies and school children in sleepwear.

Last week brownies, shop staff and even nurseries dressed down to raise funds for St Clare Hospice.

In Epping and Debden, charity shop staff donned pyjamas as they worked to try to raise extra cash.

St Clare community fundraiser James Barber said: “It was wonderful to see so many people of all ages wearing their onesies in support of the.

“We would like to thank everyone who took part in this fun event to raise money for St Clare.”

Theydon Bois Pre-School and Leverton Infant School in Waltham Abbey also joined in.