World Book Day at Gladstone Road School. Aiden and Lorna have fun..

Here are 8 pictures showing the amazing costumes worn by children in Scarborough for World Book Day

Scarborough schools have been showing off their fancy dress costumes as part of their World Book Day celebrations.

From Harry Potter to characters from the Greek mythology – here's how children from Braeburn School and Gladstone Road Primary dressed up for this year's World Book Day. For the best outfits from years gone by click here.. Pictures from Richard Ponter.

Braeburn school pupils Teagan and Finlee have a fun time..

1. Teagan and Finlee

Braeburn school pupils Teagan and Finlee have a fun time..
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Gladstone Road Primary School staff Kerry Hide, Joanne Greenway, Nadia Phillips, Sarah Stuart and Helen Halliday play their part.

2. Gladstone staff get stuck in!

Gladstone Road Primary School staff Kerry Hide, Joanne Greenway, Nadia Phillips, Sarah Stuart and Helen Halliday play their part.
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A trio of Harry Potters at Braeburn school ..Seth, staff member Angel Smith, and Noah.

3. Some Harry Potter fun

A trio of Harry Potters at Braeburn school ..Seth, staff member Angel Smith, and Noah.
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Morrisons staff Ellie Waite and Paul Cole present Breaburn School Head Richard Crabtree with brand new books..

4. A special donation

Morrisons staff Ellie Waite and Paul Cole present Breaburn School Head Richard Crabtree with brand new books..
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