CHURCH RECITAL: There will be a performance of organ and choral music given by Francis Jowsey, a member of the Cleveland Organists’ and Choirmasters’ Association, and St Peter's Church Choir, at St Peter's Church, Redcar, on Tuesday, March 5, at 7pm. Tickets, £5 including refreshments, are available from 01642-461121 or pay at the door. There will also be a raffle and proceeds are for church funds.

FLORAL DISPLAY: The next meeting of Guisborough Floral Art Club will be at 7.30pm on Wednesday, March 13 in St Nicholas's Parish Hall, Guisborough. The demonstrator is Dorothy Pearson and her title is "Out of Africa".

BIKE RIDE: The Hub and Stockton Borough Council’s new season of guided rides kicks off this Sunday (March 3) with the Billingham by Bike ride. The ride sets off from the Talpore Pub near the Tees Barrage and tours the far corners of Billingham including Cowpen Bewley and Wolviston. People should meet at 10.30am at the pub on White Water Way, Tees Barrage.