Barrow children inspired by Swallows and Amazons trip

From the North West Evening Mail

Barrow pupils set out on an exciting Lakes adventure to experience the stunning setting of a classic book and film. Children of St George’s CE Primary School enjoyed a Swallows and Amazons inspired trip to Coniston Water.

The pupils have been reading the Arthur Ransome children’s adventure book. The school group paddled in canoes from the Water Park Adventure Centre to Peel Island. They said the scenery was breathtaking, with the woods vibrant in their autumn colours and mountain tops scarfed with snow…

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