A SERIES of online events are being held to help people who are struggling with the census form.

The events will be overseen by11 managers covering a patch from York, up to Newcastle and Northumberland including Ryedale. These events are being held for one hour from 2.30pm on the following dates on Wednesday, March 31, Thursday, April 1, Tuesday, April 6 to Friday, April 9, and Monday April 12- Wednesday April 14.

Everyone has to complete the census and this event will offer practical advice on how to do this.

A spokesperson said: "The Census Engagement Managers for the North East region invite you to join us to answer any questions that you might have about Census 2021 and we will help you fulfil your legal obligation to complete your census in a confidential environment."

For more information go to https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/census-2021-north-east-region-completion-event-tickets-1486