George Osborne hosts party for Starlight Children with Geri Halliwell, Carly Rae Jepsen, Jamelia and Ella Henderson

Carly Rae Jepsen and Lawson pose with Santa

Geri HalliwellIf laughter is the best form of medicine, then 40 seriously ill children were certainly in the right place when they attended a delightful party at No 11 Downing Street on Tuesday 11 December.

The Rt Hon George Osborne MP, Chancellor of the Exchequer hosted a Christmas party for 40 seriously ill Starlight children with special guests Spice Girl Geri Halliwell, singers Carly Rae Jepsen and Jamelia together with X Factor sensation Ella Henderson in attendance.

The children and their families enjoyed a spectacular tea party in the state rooms which had been transformed into Santa’s toy shop for the afternoon.  To read the full story, click here.