FESTIVE VISIT: Father Christmas will make a final stop at a railway museum to meet children and pick up their wish lists.

Head of Steam - Darlington Railway Museum will welcome Santa on Saturday, December 22, from 10am to 4pm. Call 01325-460532.

PAINTING CONTEST: People are being urged to name a painting at a tourist attraction. The Locomotion No 1 exhibit, by Durham artist Steven Fox, is based at Head of Steam – Darlington Railway Museum.

The competition is open to children under 12, and the winner will receive an annual family museum pass.

The deadline for entries is Sunday, December 23. Contact 01325-460532.