MEMBERS and volunteers of Age UK's Whitchurch branch recently celebrated Christmas with a festive lunch.

The group meets every Tuesday at Kingsway Court in Whitchurch and provides opportunity to meet friends in a local, comfortable setting with a hot meal, activities and companionship.

Spokesman for the group, Susan Hordley, said new members were always welcome.

She said: "The members and volunteers held their Christmas lunch at Kingsway Court and enjoyed a lovely day.

"The Day Centre is looking for new members to join their friendly group and anyone who is interested and for more information contact Age UK on 01743 233123."