Yo-ho-ho... pirates invade beach!

Some right rogues invaded the temporary beach in Leighton Buzzard on Saturday – but it was all in the name of family fun.

The town council organised a Pirates’ Day for a sandy showpiece event in Parson’s Close Recreation Ground.

Pirates Day, Leighton Buzzard'MPLO

Pirates Day, Leighton Buzzard'MPLO

The action took place between 11am and 4pm and featured theatre shows, face painting, MK Dons soccer sessions, Punch and Judy, circus skills – and of couse plenty of pirate -themed activities.

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