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Free books for schools Percy Pulls the Plug Offer

- 1 May 2010

250 copies of Percy Pulls the Plug, the first book in The Adventures of Victor and Percy series will be given away, free of charge, to schools.

The offer is being made by Country & Town Maintenance to celebrate the launch of The Adventures of Victor and Percy series of children’s book and is on a first come, first served basis.

“The books are quite educational”, said Chris Tomlinson the author, “It is important that children begin to set goals for themselves early on and have an idea of what they would like to do when they leave school.”

The books are aimed at children starting secondary school and will typically contain 70 pages and 60 full colour hand drawn illustrations. The books will be available in two formats; paperback and electronic download.


  • 250 copies are being made available and will be sent without charge to the first 250 schools that apply, terms and conditions apply. See below.
  • Only one copy of Percy Pulls the Plug will be sent to each school
  • The book should be placed in the school library and be made available to all children
  • The request for a copy must be made either by email on an email address registered to the school or in writing on the school’s headed paper
  • The request must contain the full postal address
  • Requests made by telephone will not be processed
  • Offer closes on 31st July 2010

For further information, contact Chris Tomlinson at Country & Town, tel 0161 941 5571, or contact

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Editors Notes:

About Country & Town Publishing Limited
Country and Town Publishing Limited has been established to publish “The Adventures of Victor and Percy” and to market the Victor and Percy concept.  Country & Town Publishing will operate the eCommerce site that sells the books and other Victor and Percy toys and merchandise.

About Country & Town:
Country and Town Maintenance provides plumbing, electrical and other building services to domestic and commercial clients in North Cheshire, Manchester and Manchester City Centre. Based in Altrincham CTM are members of the NICEIC Domestic Installers scheme for electrical work, are Water Industry Approved Plumbers and are members of the Government Trustmark Scheme and the Fire Industry Association.

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