A CRIME-SOLVING potato character paid a visit to a Darlington library to help promote an upcoming theatre show.

Mr Potato, from the popular children’s television show, Peppa Pig, met youngsters enjoying a story time session at Darlington’s Crown Street Library to promote a show at the town's Civic Theatre.

The show, named Peppa Pig’s Big Splash, is coming to the theatre on Saturday and Sunday, February 15 and 16.

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The plot follows Peppa’s quest to organise a fete to raise money to help repair a nursery roof, which is leaking.

Tickets cost £13.50 and £15.50 for adults, £11.50 and £13.50 for children, and £55 for a family ticket for four.

To book call 01325-486555 or visit darlingtoncivic.co.uk

For more information visit peppapiglive.com