CHILDREN who go shopping with their parents in the Pendle Rise Shopping Centre, Nelson, this month will be invited to join in a programme of activities.

Activities tomorrow will include free face painting between 10am and 4pm.

There will be a workshop on Saturday, May 10, to encourage people to create a painting for the gallery in the centre, as part of Celebrate National Art Week.

Tommy Tinker's Extravanganza will come to the centre between 10am and 4pm on Saturday, May 24.

The programme will also include magic shows, circus tricks and beauty treatments.