THERE'S still time to catch a "national treasure", a tiny T-Rex and the glitziest of dames on stage in Llandudno this panto season.

For the perfect fix of festive fun, Venue Cymru's production Sleeping Beauty is still open for all comers until Sunday, December 29 - oh yes it is!

This year’s sensational family spectacular has starred former Coronation Street actor and Loose Women presenter Sherrie Hewson, ventriloquist Kieran Powell - and his friends including Dave the Megasaurus - and veteran dame Nigel Ellacott in a show Pioneer reporter Dale Spridgeon noted was filled with "sparkle and razzmatazz".

Jonathan Kiley, the Qdos Entertainment show's executive producer, said: “Without question Sherrie is a national treasure, not only a wonderful comic actress but one of pantomime’s best leading ladies.

"We’re delighting to have her starring in Llandudno alongside the wonderful Kieran and Nigel. We’re planning plenty of wonderful surprises to ensure this year’s production will be packed full of laughter, festive magic and fun for all the family.”

The much-loved actor Hewson leads the cast , has been busy playing Nurse Temple Savage in her second show at the Vvenue this year following the sell-out success of Benidorm Live.

Powell's role as Muddles, the hilarious court jester, will see him complete his second professional panto while Ellacott has once again dazzled Llandudno panto goers with his fabulous array of frocks and gowns in his 45th year in panto.

Tickets start at £21.50, with concessions available, to book in for one of the final shows visit or call the box office on 01492 872000.