A WORLD-RENOWNED animation producer and executive will host a special event in Middlesbrough tomorrow (Thursday February 7).

Max Howard, who has worked with Disney, Warner Bros and DreamWorks, will appear at Teesside University’s Centre for Enterprise to give an insight into The Children’s University of Middlesbrough.

Mr Howard – chancellor of the children’s university - will talk about the work and benefits of the project which provides seven to 14-year-olds with the chance to learn skills outside of school.

The event will take place from 5pm to 7pm. Anyone wishing to attend should contact Vikki Cameron-Hall on 07896-152183 or email vikki@ironguidance.co.uk.