YOUNGSTERS can learn magic skills and perform them at a two-day event in Southampton.

The magic school event will take place from 10.30am to 3pm on August 26-27 at the Tudor House museum.

Professional magician Marcus Bailey will teach youngsters aged eight to 15 some tricks of the trade, and they can then perform them in front of their families at 2pm on August 27.

Anyone attending should take a pack of cards and a packed lunch. Places cost £36. Call 023 8083 4536.