PIRATE-themed activities will take place this week at Portsmouth libraries.
Children can listen to pirate stories and make a pirate poster for free at the Alderman Lacey Library in Baffins on Thursday from 10am to 10.45am, and at Cosham Library on Friday from 11am to midday.
Peter Goodwin will give a talk on the history and myths around pirates at Carnegie Library in Fratton on Friday from 2pm to 3pm.
Tickets are £2.50. Call (023) 9268 8057 to book.