COUPLES are being invited to take part in a Mr and Mrs competition.

Ferryhill Town Council and the Ferryhill 2000 Committee are organising the summer gala on August 18 and 19.

The Mr and Mrs event will be held on Sunday, August 19. To take part, call 01740-652157.

Other attractions at the gala will include Punch and Judy shows, Mr Twister, fair ground rides and various other stalls.