SINGING LESSONS: A singing workshop for people of all abilities will take place on Saturday, March 1, at 62 Thirsk Road, Northallerton.

The taster sessions, led by Laura Taylor, will be informal and around an hour each, starting from 11am.

Participants are welcome to arrive on the day or contact 01609-889005 to book a slot or for more information.

ADVICE SURGERY: Northallerton Councillor David Blades will be holding his monthly ward advice surgery meetings in Northallerton library from 10am until 1pm on Saturday, March 1.

Residents are welcome to attend to discuss local issues.

FRENCH LESSONS: A 10-week French language course will start at Thirsk Town Hall on Thursday, March 6, form 7pm until 9pm.

The full course costs £80 or £75 for concessions. For more information or to book contact 01845-522342 or