Hackney school nativities provide colourful costumes and spellbinding shows

Gayhurst Primary School nativity. Photo by Gayhurst Primary School

Gayhurst Primary School nativity. Photo by Gayhurst Primary School - Credit: Archant

Marys, Josephs, kings and stars came out to play as schools across Hackney put on a variety of colourful nativity productions.

Gayhurst Primary School nativity. Photo by Gayhurst Primary School

Gayhurst Primary School nativity. Photo by Gayhurst Primary School - Credit: Archant

Students and teachers – and no doubt parents with their sewing kits – have been hard at work creating some truly special nativity performances in the run-up to Christmas, so here’s our selection of a few of them.

Congratulations to all involved.

Mandeville Primary School nativity. Photo by Mandeville Primary School

Mandeville Primary School nativity. Photo by Mandeville Primary School - Credit: Archant

Mandeville Primary School nativity. Photo by Mandeville Primary School

Mandeville Primary School nativity. Photo by Mandeville Primary School - Credit: Archant

Hackney New Primary School nativity. Photo by Hackney New Primary School

Hackney New Primary School nativity. Photo by Hackney New Primary School - Credit: Archant

Hackney New Primary School nativity. Photo by Hackney New Primary School

Hackney New Primary School nativity. Photo by Hackney New Primary School - Credit: Archant

Kingsmead Primary School nativity. Photo by Kingsmead Primary School

Kingsmead Primary School nativity. Photo by Kingsmead Primary School - Credit: Archant

Kingsmead Primary School nativity. Photo by Kingsmead Primary School

Kingsmead Primary School nativity. Photo by Kingsmead Primary School - Credit: Archant

St Dominic's Primary School nativity. Photo by St Dominic's Primary School

St Dominic's Primary School nativity. Photo by St Dominic's Primary School - Credit: Archant

St Dominic's Primary School nativity. Photo by St Dominic's Primary School

St Dominic's Primary School nativity. Photo by St Dominic's Primary School - Credit: Archant

William Patten Primary School nativity. Photo by William Patten Primary School

William Patten Primary School nativity. Photo by William Patten Primary School - Credit: Archant

William Patten Primary School nativity. Photo by William Patten Primary School

William Patten Primary School nativity. Photo by William Patten Primary School - Credit: Archant

Southwold Primary School nativity. Photo by Southwold Primary School

Southwold Primary School nativity. Photo by Southwold Primary School - Credit: Archant