Morecambe schoolchildren enjoy visit by robotic lion as part of Christmas build-up

Youngsters at a Morecambe primary school came face to face with a lifelike lion as part of a series of festive events.

Monday, 20th December 2021, 12:01 pm
Updated Monday, 20th December 2021, 2:22 pm

Pupils at Sandylands Community Primary School were treated to a visit from Aslan, the White Witch and Tumnus.

The lifelike robotic lion entertained the children in Year 6, who have been working on a project on Narnia.

During a busy month of festivities leading up to the Christmas holidays, some of the youngsters also took part in choir singing at The Midland while reindeers also visited school.

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Year 6 pupils at Sandylands School in Morecambe brave a meeting with Aslan. Photo: Kelvin Stuttard

The choir, which consists of children from Year 3 upwards, was invited for lunch and to entertain hotel guests and visitors after a successful trip in 2019.

Aslan, The White Witch and Tumnus entertain Year 6 pupils at Sandylands School in Morecambe. Photo: Kelvin Stuttard
Year 6 pupils at Sandylands School in Morecambe brave a meeting with Aslan. Photo: Kelvin Stuttard
Aslan, The White Witch and Tumnus entertain Year 6 pupils at Sandylands School in Morecambe. Photo: Kelvin Stuttard
Year 6 pupils at Sandylands School in Morecambe brave a meeting with Aslan. Photo: Kelvin Stuttard
Year 6 pupils at Sandylands School in Morecambe brave a meeting with Aslan. Photo: Kelvin Stuttard
Aslan, The White Witch and Tumnus entertain Year 6 pupils at Sandylands School in Morecambe. Photo: Kelvin Stuttard