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Shakespeare Week: Life back then – A day with William Shakespeare in Stratford Upon Avon – Time-travelling child reporter goes back to 1599 to meet the famous playwright

Mar 13 2018

Recently I boarded the time travel machine to meet the greatest playwright of all time, William Shakespeare, in Stratford Upon Avon where he was born in 1564 and where he now (in 1599) lives in his New House residence.

Mr Shakespeare gave me a tour of his father’s house to give me an idea of how it was like living in Elizabethan England

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Interview with William Shakespeare by time travelling child reporter Diego

Mar 12 2018

To celebrate Shakespeare Week as part of my Shakespeare Research Project for English in year 7 in secondary school I was recently asked to do an interview with William Shakespeare so I had to go back in time to do it. I headed to Stratford Upon Avon during half term and did just that. This is the result of my chat with one of the world’s best talents. 

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10 year old Diego’s honest review of Tom Gates – Family, Friends and Furry Creatures book by Liz Pichon

Jun 02 2017



While preparing for the SATs exams, in the evening I relaxed with Liz Pichon’s latest book Tom Gates – Family, Friends and Furry Creatures. As with all other Tom Gates’ books, I have truly enjoyed myself once again and here is why. I hope you can understand my ‘hen-writing’. 🙂


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Diego reviews Shaun the Sheep Spoilsport DVD

Apr 14 2017

I am so excited to have the chance to review the latest DVD from Aardman (my favourite filmmakers of all time), Shaun the Sheep Spoilsport with lots of Sheepish Shenanigans down at Mossy Bottom Farm. So much fun! I have even prepared a hand-written review…

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Tower Bridge exhibition reviewed by Kids Club reporter Diego (9)

Jun 24 2016

Recently I went to Tower Bridge Exhibition with my mum to review the new Family Trail. Instead of writing a review I have put together a video where I show how children can use the new app designed to capture the imagination of young explorers and encourage visitors to explore Tower Bridge like never before with inventive features and an activity packed booklet for kids. I really enjoyed it and found out lots of historical facts about the construction of the bridge as well as the engineering behind it.

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