Pupils of Park Primary School, Doncaster, from left, Gareth Hunter, aged nine, Ashley De-Viell, aged eight, Roxanne Jones and Rebecca Green, both aged nine, choose a book to read on World Book Day 2000
Pupils of Park Primary School, Doncaster, from left, Gareth Hunter, aged nine, Ashley De-Viell, aged eight, Roxanne Jones and Rebecca Green, both aged nine, choose a book to read on World Book Day 2000

World Book Day: Can you spot anyone familiar in these 15 South Yorkshire school fancy dress pictures?

World Book Day is now an established part of the school calendar and these pictures show South Yorkshire children dressing up as their favourite characters.

By Julia Armstrong
Wednesday, 2nd March 2022, 2:49 pm

This year’s event, which takes place on Thursday, March 3, is the 25th anniversary of the fun day which encourages children to read more.

Schools will be full of mini Harry Potters, Where’s Wallys, Roald Dahl and David Walliams favourites.

What’s the best costume you’ve made for your children?

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