Once upon a time…the BBC Morning Live team heard an amazing 8 year-old called Ezekiel talking about Read for Good’s books and stories on Zoe Ball’s Radio 2 Breakfast Show during Children in Need. Excited by the idea of telling stories to children in hospital at Christmas, they decided to make a special feature for their end-of-series Christmas show!
Presenters Gethin Jones and Kimberley Walsh meet Read for Good storyteller Wilf Merttens on a set twinkling with Christmas lights, and create some Christmas magic of their own for children in hospitals all over the UK.
From around 14m 25s into the episode, you can find out how they got on:
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