Children have been dressing up as their favourite book characters to mark World Book Day.
Youngsters at Children’s Choice Playgroup, based at Southridge First School in Whitley Bay, marked the day by dressing up as their favourtie book characters.
And the children were also keen to share their favourite books with their friends and teachers.
Manager Karen Polsson said the children had really enjoyed the week and were celebrating with a tea party.
The playgroup has been opened more than 10 ten years and has been rated by Ofsted as outstanding and has good links with the school.