EVENING WALK: The Darlington Ramblers will take part in a four and a half mile walk at Shackleton Beacon on Wednesday, May 1. Walkers should meet at Heighington village green at 6.40pm. For more details call 01325-314442.

WARD SURGERY: The councillors for Haughton East, Martin Landers and Chris McEwan, will hold their monthly ward surgery at Education Village on Wednesday, May 1, between 6pm and 7pm.

BIKE RIDE: A free bike ride for people of all ages will take place in South Park on Thursday, May 2, organised by Get Active, Get Cycling. Bikes and helmets can be provided. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Riders should meet at the park clock tower at 10am.