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Volunteers needed for charity collection
MACMILLAN Cancer Support is looking for people to help with a street collection in Durham city centre on Saturday, March 29. For more information, call Michelle Muir on 07809-554-967 or email: email@example.com
WARTIME PARTY: Beamish Museum will hold a 1940s Wartime Party at The Hut, Ushaw Moor, on Saturday (March 15) from 1pm to 4pm. There will be wartime food and refreshments, family activities and Beamish objects on display. Entry is free.
FLOWER CLUB: Dunelm Flower Club will meet at Durham High School for Girls, South Road, Durham, on Thursday, March 20, at 7.30pm. Christine Ogle, of Morpeth, will give a demonstration titled Touch of Glass. Entry costs £5 for guests. All are welcome. All arrangements will be raffled at the end of the evening. For further details, call Wendy Smith on 0191-384-8983.
CUTHBERT’S CANTATA: Crook and Weardale Choral Society will perform Adrian Self’s St Cuthbert’s Cantata in St Cuthbert’s Chapel, Ushaw College, near Durham, on St Cuthbert’s Day – Thursday, March 20. The concert starts at 7.30pm. The composer will attend. Tickets are £5. A second performance will take place in St Cuthbert’s Church, Crook, on Tuesday, March 25, at 7.30pm. Entry is free but there will be a retiring collection.
CHOIR NIGHT: Durham Constabulary Male Voice Choir will hold its annual concert in Elvet Methodist Church, Old Elvet, Durham, on Friday, April 4, at 7pm. The evening will also feature Willington-based youth musical group Natural High. Tickets, priced £6, can be bought at the door.
RAMBLING CLUB: Durham Rambling Club will do two walks in Arkengarthdale on Sunday, March 23, of nine and 12 miles. Travel by coach with pick-ups around Durham costs £12. New members always welcome. For more information and to book a seat, call 07706-871-812.