01/06/11 – Appleford balloon found in France!

A BALLOON released by Appleford School to help raise awareness of Dyslexia has found its way over the channel to France.

The school released 30 balloons from Old Sarum to mark Dyslexia Awareness week in November and last week got a letter from Lille.France Balloon

It said: “We found your balloon in our garden. We’re a French family named Bourel who live in Lille in the north of France. We wanted to tell you a few words to tell you our reaction. We’re happy to answer your message as we’ve been really impressed when we realised that this little red balloon came from England!”

Headmistress Lesley Nell saidd: “Our aim was to spread our positive message about dyslexia and this year we truly did.

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