CARE MEETING: The Darlington branch of Carers UK is holding a coffee morning on Saturday (December 8), between 10am and 12pm at the United Reformed Church, in Northgate. All are welcome.

PATCHWORK CLUB: The next meeting of the Monday Patchwork and Quilter's Club will be held on January 4, from 10am to 1pm, in St Cuthbert's Church Hall, Darlington. Meetings are held every other week, with a tutor at the first meeting of every month. For more information, call 01325-261584 or 07824-449214.

DANCE CELEBRATION: Members of Darlington Junior Scottish Dancers held their 40th anniversary celebrations at Hummersknott Academy, on the afternoon of Saturday, November 24. A total of 16 teams took part in a dance display.

CABINET MEETS: Darlington Borough Council's cabinet meets at 5pm, on Tuesday (December 4), in the town hall. Members will discuss plans for town centre redevelopment.

PARISH COUNCIL: Hurworth Parish Council meets at 7pm on Thursday (December 6), at Hurworth Grange Community Centre.

LIVE MUSIC: The Sans Pareil Singers' Christmas concert will be held at 7.30pm on Wednesday, December 19, at All Saints Church, in Hurworth. The choir, which has 43 members from a wide area, is looking for new members. For more information, visit