SAINSBURY’S staff in Darlington would like to thank everyone who helped them raise an impressive £5,000 for Comic Relief The Victoria Road store held a number of fundraising events such as a raffle and fancy dress and raised a further £13,000 through the sale of official Red Nose Day merchandise.

FIT: A free fitness class suitable for all levels runs every Tuesday night from 7.30pm to 8pm at Bondgate Methodist Church. Contact Emma on 01325 480429 for more details or just turn up to a session.