Magic time with fairies

THE wonderful world of fairies was brought to life for children at a Hartlepool event.

A Boggart and Faerie Festival was held at the Family Wood, off Elwick Road.

Practising their flying were (from left) Anna Hind, seven, Jessica Lewis, 10, Lucy Hall, 12, Evie Harding, six, and Daniel Hind, five

Practising their flying were (from left) Anna Hind, seven, Jessica Lewis, 10, Lucy Hall, 12, Evie Harding, six, and Daniel Hind, five

Lots of youngsters took the chance to make a fairy and then take it home with them.

Organisers described the event as “a magical feast of mythical activities”.

The event was held by the wild green spaces and the countryside teams based in Hartlepool.