SLIDESHOW: World Book Day in pictures

Children got into the spirit of World Book Day yesterday by dressing as their favourite fictional characters.

Among this slideshow of pictures there is The Hodgeheg, Dennis the Menace and some Things – among others.

Adrian Randis, 8, and India Randis, 5, from North Heath Primary School, Horsham, as the BFG and Sophia

Adrian Randis, 8, and India Randis, 5, from North Heath Primary School, Horsham, as the BFG and Sophia

• If your children's school was one of those which had to postpone its celebrations due to the weather, send your pictures to copydesk.sussex@jpress.co.uk when the day comes, and we'll include as many as we can in the paper and online – make sure to include your children’s name and age, as well as which school they attend.

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