Mr Green's Balloon by Brian Twiddy
Approx. 1,850 words.
Published on February 15, 2013.
A Play for 7-12 year olds
Betty and Maisy are two young girls who work as servants in a big house. They work very hard for little money, and rarely get much time off. Today brings great news, Mr Green is bringing his wonderful Hot air Balloon to town. How are they going to find enough money to see the Fair and can they get time off from work?
Includes a craft activity relevant to the period