This year’s event is the 25th anniversary of World Book Day with the theme being marked by the message: “You are a reader.”
Pupils in Peterborough have been dressing up as a range of great charactes from Ghostbusters to the Cat in the Hat.
Madiha, aged five, dressed as Mary Poppins with Suhaan, nine, as the Cat in the Hat and Zoya, ten, as Cinderella on their way to Lime Academy in Watergale this morning.
Raheem Buchan, aged two, happy to be dressed up as the Stick Man
Primrose, aged 4, dressed up as Matilda.
Oliver dressed up as Robin Hood, which is his favourite book