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Wimborne St Giles

Church of England First School and Nursery

"We flourish not for our own sake, but so we can look outwards and give."


'Together We Grow: Together We Give' - Ezekiel 47 : 12

The World of Julia Donaldson in Lockdown

"Alright," said the Gruffalo bursting with laughter.

"You go ahead and I'll follow two metres after."


How does the Gruffalo deal with the restrictions of the pandemic? What is the witches updated advice about room on the broom? Julia Donaldson's classic characters have been reimagined contending with lockdown in these short illustrations now brought to life in this new narration. Written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler this light hearted approach to dealing with the pandemic is for children and families the world over to enjoy.

The World of Julia Donaldson in Lockdown - Read by Alan Mandel