CLASSIC children’s novel ‘The Secret Garden’ will come to life at Birstall’s Oakwell Hall later this month.

This adaptation of Frances Hodgson Burnett’s novel is presented by Chapterhouse Theatre Company upon its annual return to the hall to perform classics in the open air.

The performance starts at 7pm on June 26 but the gardens will be open for viewing and picnics from 6pm. Audience members are encouraged to bring rugs, low-backed chairs (no tables) and picnics.

Tickets cost £15 adult, £12 senior citizen, £10 child/student, £46 family (two adults and two children)

Tickets can be booked at Oakwell Hall Visitor Centre, Nova Lane, Birstall, or by telephoning 01924 324761 option 2. Booking is essential.