A fundraising winter ball is being staged by the Keighley and Craven committee of Yorkshire Cancer Research.

Next Saturday’s, November 17, black-tie event will include a three-course meal and music by the group Chequers.

There will also be an auction and a raffle, with prizes including a week in the South of France.

Tickets for the event – at the Mercure Hotel, Bingley – are £45 from (01535) 607692.

For further information about the charity, visit yorkshirecancerresearch.org.uk or phone (01423) 501269.