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The donkey's tale

15 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 12 March 2013

A rather extraordinary sound starts the programme today because Ben is out and about, visiting Abbey Hey Donkey Sanctuary. He talks to some children who are visiting too and also to Debbie, who manages the sanctuary. Debbie tells us about caring for the donkeys, and their connection with Palm Sunday.

In the story we hear about Dan who is a little donkey with big ambitions and big dreams. The other donkeys in his field make fun of him, until one day, Dan’s big moment arrives and he takes part in one of the most significant journeys ever…

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