The Adventures of Edward Bear

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Edward Bear

Edward Bear (Ursos Edwardos)
Edward Bear Species Information
This is an Edward Bear, one of our intrepid little species of bear.  They normally live in the staffroom but when children (or staff) take one to a new location they come back featuring on the photographs!  Some of these pictures can be seen in school and on our website (see below). 

Edward Bear Species Information (internet research will give you information on many bear species - for example Brown Bear, Black Bear, Grizzly Bear, Polar Bear and Edward Bear)

The 2015/2016 & 2016/2017 Edward Bear Challenge

During the period from July 2015 to July 2017 we are trying to get Edward to as many different places as possible.
1. The Countries Challenge: In how many countries of the World can we get photos of an Edward?
2. The Counties Challenge: In how many counties of the UK can we get photos of an Edward?  Within this you can also visit Edward's Football Grounds Album
3. The Lincolnshire Challenge: From how many villages in Lincolnshire can we get photos of an Edward?

Rules:
The photo must be e-mailed to Mr Hyde (Andrew.Hyde@edward-richardson.lincs.sch.uk) or given as hard copy to scan - these will then be added to Flickr albums (links to follow shortly)
An Edward must be at the location (no transposition of images)
An Edward does not have to be accompanied by a member of the school community
The school must incur no expense (so we can't just post him to loads of people)
Edwards cannot accompany children on unauthorised holidays

Last update: Tuesday, 11 October 2016 22:11
Locations in which Edward had been photographed before July 2015
Great Britain - General Locations
Berkshire (Windsor), Cornwall (St Michael's Mount), Edinburgh, Norfolk (Norwich), North Yorkshire (Church Houses), West Midlands (Wolverhampton)
Football Grounds
Millennium Stadium (Cardiff), Old Trafford (Manchester), Molineux (Wolverhampton) - my favourite as the security man invited Edward, Mrs Hyde and me into the trophy room
Locations in London
Great Ormond Street Hospital, The London Eye, Millennium Dome, Tower Bridge
European Countries
Belgium, Canary Islands, Cyprus, Finland, France, Ireland, Italy, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland
Countries in the Rest of the World
Australia (where he needed medical attention after being savaged by a dingo), Canada, Galapagos Islands, India, Japan, Russia, Thailand, United States
Can you take him somewhere else and take a picture?
Please note that Edward, like all of our school community, should only go during the school holidays and at weekends unless his parents have had an interview with the Headteacher and fulfilled all of the criteria.  On school days he needs to be hard at work!  The poor little bear...