The Believe in the Magic of Blackburn town centre book, written by Christina Gabbitas and illustrated by Ursula Hurst was officially launched on Friday (20 November) and is now available for sale!
Christina streamed live Book readings and Q&A’s to schools throughout the day on Friday and reached over 3000 children.
The Facebook live stream on Friday evening where His Worshipful the Mayor of Blackburn with Darwen interviewed Christina and Ursula has now had 837 views, and the live projection has had 1.2k views.
If you haven’t managed to see it yet, you can view the Book Launch and fantastic Projections here: https://www.facebook.com/BlackburnBID You can find out more about the book and where to buy it here: www.believeinmagicbtc.com
We are in the process of finalising a Magical town centre trail to accompany the book and projections, which uses the Experience Blackburn App and QR codes. People who take part in the trail are in with a chance of winning £150 in high street vouchers.
The book projection is running alongside the virtual Blackburn Festival of Light projection until the end of November. You can view the projection and all the 2020 elements of the amazing ‘reimagined’ parade here: https://www.facebook.com/BlackburnFestivalofLight/