THE Pepperpot Players will perform their first ever panto this Christmas.

Better known for comedy plays and period dramas, the theatre troupe has chosen a festive favourite — Robin Hood and His Very Merry Men.

The panto will be held at Niton Village Hall next weekend.

Performances will be held at 7.30pm on Friday (November 30), 2.30pm and 7.30pm on Saturday (December 1), and 2.30pm on Sunday (December 2).

Tickets are available from Niton Post Office, or by calling 730019.