SLIDESHOW: More of your World Book Day pictures

Here's another batch of fantastic pictures for World Book Day.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 02 March, 2017, 13:40

Children have spent the day dressed as their favourite characters to mark the 20th anniversary of the annual event, aimed at getting youngsters interested in books and reading.

Classrooms all over Northumberland have been full of Harry Potter, Dorothy from The Wizard of Oz, Mary Poppins and the Cat in the Hat. One brave lad even donned a frock to go to school as The Boy in the Dress.

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We’re getting some great pictures posted to our Facebook page.

Check out our earlier slideshow and see next week’s Gazette for a selection of World Book Day photos.

Teagan and Charlie Davidson dressed as the Mad Hatter and a Ninja Turtle for World Book Day.