Bedale Acoustic Music Club, in association with The Riverside Club, presents The Rascals in concert on Saturday December 29 at 8.30pm. There will be support from A Bit Of A Gamble. Tickets are available on the door, price £5, or in advance by calling 07754470133. The Festive evening includes fundraising for BAMfest - Bedale's first-ever acoustic music festival which is taking place on May 31 -June 2, 2013.

Bedale Dental Practice is holding a Xmas Raffle in aid of Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research. Prizes are luxury hampers. £1 a ticket. To be drawn December 18.