Festive time for youngsters

Wonderous Story: Mary and Joseph are joined by stable animals, stars and shepherds for the Wirksworth Infants School traditional nativity play.
Wonderous Story: Mary and Joseph are joined by stable animals, stars and shepherds for the Wirksworth Infants School traditional nativity play.

IT’S the time of year when parents burst with pride as their little ones get up on the stage in the time-honoured tradition of the school nativity play.

Times may have changed a little from the days when Christmas play costumes were little more than tea-towels and ties

But the tradition of putting on a seasonal show is still alive and strong in schools across north Derbyshire.

Click on the Multimedia Link top right to see a gallery of nativity photos....