HISTORIAN and author Richard Almond will give a talk on medieval hunting.

The library at Kiplin Hall, Scorton, near Richmond, is the venue for the lecture at 7.30pm tonight, which concentrates on the years 1300 to 1600.

The talk is illustrated by slides from late medieval illuminated manuscripts, tapestries and paintings.

Tickets are £7 for visitors and £6 for Kiplin Hall friends and volunteers, to include refreshments.

To attend, call 01748-818178.