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London’s burning... Fetch the engines! Bourne Elsea Park CE Primary Academy go back to the 17th Century




History was brought to life in a blaze of wigs, waistcoats and water as Year 2 at Bourne Elsea Park CE Primary Academy were transported back to the 17th Century with a visit from Partake History.

Our new topic sprang to life as we were joined by Samuel Pepys who read us excerpts from his diary and helped us to get a hands-on experience from the year 1666.

Wearing waistcoats and flowing skirts we became glamorous ladies and gentlemen as we rode horse back around the park and served gold plates of delicious dishes at grand dinner parties.


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