FAMILIES are invited to watch a heart-warming Christmas take on a classic children’s story.

The Christmas Tale of The Pied Piper will be held at the Redbridge Drama Centre and tells the story of a boy in hospital visited by a stranger with special skills.

The visitor captivates Sonny, the patient, with stories of magic spells, a town full of rats and the downfall of selfish people.

A relaxed telling of the show will take place on Saturday, November 25, between 2pm and 5pm. Another show will take place on Saturday, December 9, between 2pm and 5pm

A sign language interpreted performance will take place on Friday, December 15, from 7.30pm.

The show is suitable for children aged seven and over.

All tickets cost £8.