Video: Children in Need challenges at Thales

Staff at Thales UK in Crawley are raising money for Children in Need today (Friday November 15) with help from Crawley Town Football Club and its mascot.

There is a series activities for staff to take part in, including table tennis while wearing blurry beer glasses, blind-folded rowing on the rowing machines, a football goalie challenge with Crawley Town football players and a bake off judged by the head of engineering, the on site chef and one of the fitness instructors from the gym.

Thales UK staff in their pyjamas and onsies with Crawley Town Football Club's Reggie the Red and Thales' mascot Tommy Thales raising money for Children in Need

Thales UK staff in their pyjamas and onsies with Crawley Town Football Club's Reggie the Red and Thales' mascot Tommy Thales raising money for Children in Need

Some of the staff are dressed in onesies or pyjamas for the day.

Reggie the Red from Crawley Town FC and Tommy the Thales mascot are also battling it out at each of the challenges.

See next week’s Observer for more pictures.