Spooky fun for children

SOME special spooky free events are taking place in county libraries this week as part of the Summer Reading Challenge.

At Ponteland Library on Saturday, come and make ‘Creepy House’ crafts and listen to stories between 11am and noon. For more information, telephone 01661 823594.

And there will be some ‘Ghostly Goings-On’ at a similar session in Morpeth Library on Wednesday from 10.30am to 11.30am. For further details, call 01670 620390.

These activities are suitable for ages four to 12. Booking is essential.