COFFEE MORNING: Hurworth Methodist Church will host a coffee morning on Saturday, February 9, between 10am and 11am. Entry is £1 and includes coffee and biscuits. All proceeds will go towards church funds.

DOG TRAINING: The Skerndale Dog Training Club runs dog obedience training for all breeds, with different classes for beginners and more advanced dogs each Thursday at Grange Community Centre, in Hurworth. Beginners classes start at 7pm, with advanced dogs at 8pm. Call 01325-461536 or email for more details.

FOLK SINGERS: Darlington Folk Club will hold a club singaround session at its next meeting at the Copper Beech Pub, in Neasham Road, Darlington, on Thursday, February 7, at 8pm.