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Help us find Essex’s favourite nursery rhyme

Little girl asleep against a pillow, with the words “What’s Essex’s favourite nursery rhyme?” Scattered around are a spider, a monkey, a rowing boat, stars, a soldier and Humpty Dumpty.
05 May 2022

Do you know your ‘Twinkle, twinkle little star’ from your ‘Humpty Dumpty’? Or maybe you prefer a more modern rhyme like ‘Shake your sillies out’?

We're running a survey in May and June to answer the question - which is Essex’s favourite nursery rhyme?

Vote online or at the library during Baby and Toddler Rhymetime sessions and make sure your favourite nursery rhyme wins!

If you need extra inspiration or want to refresh your memory, visit our playlist with all of our online Rhymetimes.

We've also found these links (courtesy of the BBC, the Scottish Book Trust and The Wiggles):

Incy Wincy Spider

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

The Grand Old Duke of York

Row Your Boat

Wind The Bobbin Up

Humpty Dumpty

If You're Happy and You Know It

Five Little Monkeys Jumping On The Bed

Hickory Dickory Dock

Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes

Little Peter Rabbit

Shake Your Sillies Out