WITNESS APPEAL: Police are investigating a hit and run collision involving a black Ford Focus and a blue VW Polo close to the Burns Tavern, in Thompson Street East, Darlington, on Saturday afternoon. The Ford vehicle sustained damage in the incident but the driver of the Polo made off without stopping. Anyone who witnessed the collision or who has information is asked to contact PC Jeff Summerhill at Darlington Police on non-emergency number 101. Use reference DHM-22032014-0213.

SEWERS MEET: The Drawn Threads Sewing Circle will meet at Bobbin Shed 21, at Lingfield Point, in Darlington, tomorrow (Tuesday, March 25) between 7pm and 9pm. Those taking part should bring their sewing projects for the informal session with fellow enthusiasts. For more details email drawnthreads.uk@gmail.com. Entry is £3.

LIONS CLUB: The Darlington Lions Club will meet at Darlington Cricket Club at 7.45pm tomorrow (Tuesday, March 25). The group offers a programme of social, community and fundraising activities and is open to all. For more details call 0845-8339874. Membership is free.

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CONCERT DATE: The Sans Pareil Singers will host an anniversary concert featuring guest performances by youth music and drama group Natural High and the Cobram Guitar Duet. The concert will take place at All Saints Church, in Hurworth, on Wednesday, March 26, at 7.30pm. Tickets are £5, available by calling 01325-720404.