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Posts Tagged: St Dominic School

‘As the Long Boats go Past’ by Jamie, Age 8 Years

As the Long Boats go Past As the long boats go past the pier, All the people shout and cheer, Flags are flying in the sky, Fireworks fly very, very high, All the sailors on the ship tall, Teetering, holding tight ,about to fall, ARRRRRRR!!!!!!! By Jamie

‘Tall Ship Regatta’ by Neve, Age 9 Years

Tall Ship Regatta Celebration time in Falmouth, Excited people all around town, Listen carefully to the soft music, Elated people dancing in their clogs, Bright colours bursting though the town, Regatta for everyone, come on join in, A celebration not too forget, Tonight it’s time to party, Illuminating the sea side town fireworks fly, On… Read more »

‘A Beautiful Night’ by Hannah, Age 11 Years

A Beautiful Night The crackling fireworks giving off a bright light, The calm glistening sea beaming in the night, Gigantic tall ships getting ready to set sail, People dancing and cheering while drinking ale, Flags calmly waving side to side, A peaceful, millpond this high tide, It’s such a beautiful sight, What an amazing night!… Read more »

‘The Regatta’ by Samson, Age 9 Years

The Regatta The fireworks boom and light up the sky, You can hear the drunken sailors singing a shanty, The wooden pier is full of dancing people, The man playing the accordion beside John Dyer’s shop, As all the bands stop the people start walking home, All the cups and cans left on the road… Read more »

‘Bright Light, Night Fright’ by Adam, Age 11Years

Bright Light, Night Fright! Jack is a man who is 25 years old and likes partying all night. He loves wearing jeans and a short sleeved t-shirt. Jack went to the regatta, down at Falmouth, Cornwall; it was his first ever time going to the regatta and he went down with his dog, called Bolt…. Read more »

‘Bright Light Long Night’ by Aaron, Age 10 Years

Bright Light Long Night Fire burning in the bright lights. I am cheering for the boats to start the race. Red and white lights. Excited people dancing and prancing on the boats in the harbour We are all waiting for the race to begin at 12 o’clock, Oh my, oh my, what a wonderful sight… Read more »

‘A Party at the Tall Ships Regatta’ by Nyssa, Age 10 Years

A Party at the Tall Ships Regatta. As the clock struck 10 the magical fireworks lit up the dull night sky, The people danced around the glowing streets celebrating and partying all night long, The boats set sail with the party on board and with seamen expertly hanging from the sails, The water was as… Read more »

‘Under the Stars’ by Grace Harrison, Age 8 Years

Under the Stars The wind bellows within the sails, Along with the chorus of the whales , The white horses gallop and neigh, These are the words that the white ones say, “Swim, oh fish, the Fishermen come, You may be caught and dried under the sun,” Seagulls soar across the sky, They think how… Read more »

‘The Tall Ships’ by Emily, Age 11Years

The Tall Ships The crashing fireworks burst through the sky like a thousand rockets, The dancing people groove through the streets, All of the children’s wide smiles are as bright as all the stars in the dark night sky, Vibrant colours illuminating the town, Singing, laughing, dancing, shouting, The colourful seaside town, The crystal, deep,… Read more »



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