Advent Calendar – 11th December

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Paula dressed as a polar bear

It's the weekend! Paula Bear finishes putting all of her decorations up and celebrates with a festive jig!

Christmas Book of the Day

The Girl Who Saved Christmas

It is Christmas Eve and all is not well. Amelia Wishart is trapped in Mr Creeper's workhouse and Christmas is in jeopardy. Magic is fading. If Christmas is to happen, Father Christmas knows he must find her.

With the help of some elves, eight reindeer, the Queen and a man called Charles Dickens, the search for Amelia - and the secret of Christmas - begins... (Description from

This book is available to borrow from the Library via the online request form

The Girl Who Saved Christmas

Christmas Word of the Day


a severe snowstorm with high winds.


Did you know?

Christmas cards...

The first commercial Christmas cards were commissioned by civil servant Sir Henry Cole in London in 1843. One card, featuring a family drinking wine sold for £8,469 in 2016!

Christmas card

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