VIDEO: Cream teas at college as dance event is a hit

A tea dance for older people was hosted by students at Rushden Community College yesterday (Wednesday, June 19).

The dances are organised by Karen Woolley and Jo Holmes at the college and they are helped out by students from Years 10 and 11, who serve teas and dance with the guests.

Tea Dance :Rushden: Rushden Community College, community tea dance run by pupils'l-r Mr Greg Benton with Kiara Hudson, 13, Kieran Jamieson, 14, Mrs Bridget Benton. 'Wednesday 19th June 2013

Tea Dance :Rushden: Rushden Community College, community tea dance run by pupils'l-r Mr Greg Benton with Kiara Hudson, 13, Kieran Jamieson, 14, Mrs Bridget Benton. 'Wednesday 19th June 2013

The events make up part of the students’ Citizenship curriculum.

The college hosts about three tea dances a year and the next one will be near Christmas.

For more information, contact the college on 01933 350391.

Telegraph photographer Alison Bagley made a video (above) of some of the students and guests enjoying the afternoon.