NORTHALLERTON Sing and Discover group is inviting singers to join it for rehearsals in preparation for a Sounds of the Summer concert, featuring 200 voices and the National Festival Orchestra, at Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, in June.

Rehearsals, at 62 Thirsk Road, Northallerton, are held on Fridays, at 7.30pm.

The cost of attending the rehearsals and performance is £160.

For details, call 01609-889005.


CLUB TALK: Thirsk Hard of Hearing Club will meet at East Thirsk Community Hall on the Sunday, May 11 at 1.45pm, for a talk by Alison Clarke about the Quaker Movement. For details, or transport, call Pat on 01845-537444.


LIBRARY SALE: Thirsk Library, in Finkle Street, will hold a book sale from Friday, May 2 to Saturday, May 17. Prices start at 40p and there will be a three for the price of two offer.