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A GUIDED walk to celebrate Charles Dickens’ birthday is to take place tomorrow.

The walk will retrace the steps of the Dickens’ family and show where they lived and worked. People will also be able to hear some of the novelist’s work being read.

Refreshments will also be provided. The walk starts at 2.30pm at the Visitor Information Centre at The Hard, Portsmouth.

Tickets cost £3 for adults and £1 for leisure card holders.

Children who are accompanied by an adult will be able to join the guided walk free of charge.