Alice in Wonderland Celebration at Broadhursts of Southport January 1st, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Kate Chesterton and Broadhursts award winning window display The staff at Broadhursts Bookshop in Southport were excited and intrigued when a very large box from London, marked Fortnum and Mason appeared in the shop last Wednesday morning. It turned out be a wonderful hamper, a prize for Kate Chesterton who runs the Children’s Department, from Macmillan’s Children’s Books for her Alice in Wonderland window display – judged the best window in the area. Kate had much enjoyed doing a special display to mark the 150th anniversary of the publication of Alice in Wonderland and aimed to recreate Tenniel’s famous illustration of Alice and the falling cards. This lovely surprise was completely unexpected and much appreciated – a perfect end to a special year of celebration for this favourite, classic book. Photo: Broadhursts award winning window Broadhursts have an extensive selection of Alice editions, for young and old and by a variety of illustrators. Why not drop in for a pleasant New Year browse … we have lots of other treats in stock too. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!