COUNCILLOR SURGERY: North Yorkshire county councillor David Blades will be holding a drop-in surgery for constituents of the Romanby and Northallerton South ward next weekend. It will be held at Northallerton library on Saturday, February 2, between 10am and 1pm.

PANTO TIME: Tickets are now on sale for Kirkby Fleetham Players’ latest pantomime Peter Pan, available from the village shop and costing £6 or £4 for pre-school children. There will be three performances at the Village Hall on Friday, February 15 at 7.30pm, and at 2.30pm and 7.30pm on Saturday, February 16.