The Dittisham Nativity

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This unexpected and delightful re-telling of the nativity story by Brian Patten, one of Britain's most popular poets, was written especially for the children of the village of Dittisham, on the River Dart in Devon.

Recorded on location in Dittisham, it is performed entirely by the village children.

Narrator....David Fletcher

Mary....Ellie Holland

Joseph....Charlie Gardner

Angel Gabriel....Kaye Wotton

Innkeeper....Gabriella Witts

Spider....Mazey Holland

Fly....Simone Turner

Beetle....Rebecca Cannon

Mosquito....Louise Fletcher

Moth....Emily Witts

Wise Men....Siobhan Cannon, Will Holland, Beth Milton

Herod....Luke Milton

Crowd....Chloe Turner, Amber Wotton, Anna Wotton

Directed by Kate McAll.