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We believe in the magic of Christmas; real Father Christmas; Santa Claus; Stratford upon Avon; Shakespeare; Magic Alley; Warwickshire; Best Santa; Best Grotto; Most Believable Santa

We believe in the magic of Christmas; real Father Christmas; Santa Claus; Stratford upon Avon; Shakespeare; Magic Alley; Warwickshire; Best Santa; Best Grotto; Most Believable Santa

We believe in the magic of Christmas; real Father Christmas; Santa Claus; Stratford upon Avon; Shakespeare; Magic Alley; Warwickshire; Best Santa; Best Grotto; Most Believable Santa

We believe in the magic of Christmas; real Father Christmas; Santa Claus; Stratford upon Avon; Shakespeare; Magic Alley; Warwickshire; Best Santa; Best Grotto; Most Believable Santa

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"We've been collecting the books, and family storytime on Christmas Eve has become a firm family tradition!"

 
 


Why we give a book as a gift

In 2015, one child in five in England left primary school unable to read well despite the best efforts of their teachers. And children from our poorest families are more likely to fall behind. Yet reading is one of the best routes out of poverty. And being able to read well is key to unlocking a child's potential.

So, every year we produce a specially commissioned Christmas story to give to everyone who visits Father Christmas. In 2015 we gave away nearly 12,500 copies of Grandfather Frost; and by Christmas 2018's magical tale “Through The Wardrobe” had a print run of over 17,500 encouraging entire families to sit together on Christmas Eve, open a book and read the story together - with older siblings helping younger children and parents reading aloud to children unable to read the story for themselves.

It's a new old fashioned Christmas tradition - a quality family story time. We do not give plastic toys, sweets or chocolate.

 

Reading and the magic of possibility

If children are inspired and supported to read well, they’ll do better in school, get better qualifications and do better in the world of work. Reading really does open up a world of possibilities. We support the work of various charities that work with families and schools throughout the country to help children read well by the time they leave primary school.

Did you know that just 10 minutes a day reading with a child, or just talking with very young children, can help them become better readers and gives them the best start in life? 


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We believe in the magic of Christmas; real Father Christmas; Santa Claus; Stratford upon Avon; Shakespeare; Magic Alley; Warwickshire; Best Santa; Best Grotto; Most Believable Santa

We believe in the magic of Christmas; real Father Christmas; Santa Claus; Stratford upon Avon; Shakespeare; Magic Alley; Warwickshire; Best Santa; Best Grotto; Most Believable Santa

We believe in the magic of Christmas; real Father Christmas; Santa Claus; Stratford upon Avon; Shakespeare; Magic Alley; Warwickshire; Best Santa; Best Grotto; Most Believable Santa

We believe in the magic of Christmas; real Father Christmas; Santa Claus; Stratford upon Avon; Shakespeare; Magic Alley; Warwickshire; Best Santa; Best Grotto; Most Believable Santa

We believe in the magic of Christmas; real Father Christmas; Santa Claus; Stratford upon Avon; Shakespeare; Magic Alley; Warwickshire; Best Santa; Best Grotto; Most Believable Santa

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