The Hitty girls have met to celebrate the arrival of the new Prince. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate had a son on 22 July 2013. They have named him George Alexander Louis.
Edna has brought her wooden pull-along toy. Yasmin has brought along her toy kangaroo which has a Joey in its pouch. Annabelle has brought her old milk glass egg cup. Pat has brought her teddy bear which her mother made.
Thelma has brought her Hitty book and Serene has brought her cloth doll. Ethel has brought her Milly Molly Mandy book and Jill has brought her Crown Lynn swan which is china and it use to be on her chest of drawers in her bed room when she was a baby. She never played with it but used to look at it when she was in bed before she went to sleep.
Alana announces she has brought a buzzy bee toy to send to Prince George on behalf of all the Hitty girls at Kowhai Corner. Alana remembers has his father, Prince William loved his when he visited New Zealand as a baby. The afternoon ends with afternoon tea of rice crackers and blue vein cheese, Queen Cakes and Brighton Gingerbread.
The next afternoon Alana has wrapped the buzzy bee toy ready to post to Prince George she has put a beautiful blue ribbon on the top… she has put his address on the bottom of the parcel!