ARTISTIC EXPRESSION: An exhibition celebrating the work of artists who have something to say about Coatham Common, in Redcar, will go on display next month.

About 20 artists will show their work, at Christ Church, in Coatham, from Wednesday, October 5, until Friday, October 7, between 10am and 8pm.

ILLUSTRATED TALK: Local author and historian Roger Darnton will be giving a free illustrated talk entitled Aspects of Guisborough, at The Guisborough Bookshop, on October 11, at 7pm. The Guisborough Bookshop is located at 4 Chaloner Street, Guisborough, or you can call (01287) 610179.