Have a go at coppicing

PEOPLE interested in volunteering can enjoy a day of hands-on experience at an activity centre.

The volunteer taster day, which gives people the chance to try their hand at coppicing, takes place at Summerhill, off Catcote Road, in Hartlepool.

The event will take place this Sunday, January 30, from 10.30am to 3.30pm.

People taking part should wear waterproofs and tough footwear and should also bring a packed lunch.

Other equipment is provided.

For more information, call (01429) 284584.