A CHARITY concert is taking place this weekend to raise funds for the Acorn Trust and Friends of Malton Hospital.

The concert, a performance by the Swinton & District Excelsior Band, is being held by Mayor of Malton Cllr Paul Andrews at St Michael's Church in Malton market place.

It will take place at 7.30pm on Saturday, February 10.

Tickets cost £10, with all proceeds going to Friends of Malton Hospital and the Acorn Trust.

Entry includes light refreshments donated by Maison du Vin in Malton.

Ticket are available on the door or in advance from Diana Andrews on 01653 669023 or Gail Cook, Malton's town clerk on 01653 228699.