Bute pupils have the write stuff for World Book Day

Pupils and staff at Rothesay Primary School dressed up as their favourite book characters.
Pupils and staff at Rothesay Primary School dressed up as their favourite book characters.

Primary pupils across the island took part in World Book Day last week, with some dressing up as characters from their favourite books.

North Bute Primary pupils visited Mount Stuart where they were shown a selection of books from the attraction’s collection of more than 20,000 books – some of which are hundreds of years old.

Pupils at St Andrew's Primary in Rothesay still managed to play badminton while dressed up.

Pupils at St Andrew's Primary in Rothesay still managed to play badminton while dressed up.

In addition, pupils at Rothesay Primary and St Andrew’s Primary dressed up and held events in their schools.

These Rothesay pupils showed their love for books.

These Rothesay pupils showed their love for books.

Pupils from North Bute Primary School visited Mount Stuart as part of World Book Day.

Pupils from North Bute Primary School visited Mount Stuart as part of World Book Day.

North Bute pupils at Mount Stuart.

North Bute pupils at Mount Stuart.

St Andrew's pupils dressed up as characters from The Wizard of Oz.

St Andrew's pupils dressed up as characters from The Wizard of Oz.

Pupils at St Andrew's Primary School in Rothesay dressed up as Gangsta Granny.

Pupils at St Andrew's Primary School in Rothesay dressed up as Gangsta Granny.

Even staff at St Andrew's Primary School in Rothesay got dressed up

Even staff at St Andrew's Primary School in Rothesay got dressed up

Pupils from North Bute Primary School visited Mount Stuart as part of World Book Day.

Pupils from North Bute Primary School visited Mount Stuart as part of World Book Day.

A book fair at Rothesay Primary.

A book fair at Rothesay Primary.