Festive shopping evening

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TREAT an elderly or disabled relative to an spot of Christmas shopping without having to battle the festive crowds.

People are being encouraged to take relatives, friends or neighbours along to the Senior and Disabled Christmas Shoppers Night at the Marlowes Shopping Centre in Hemel Hempstead.

The 26th annual event, organised by Dacorum’s Volunteer Centre, will take place on Tuesday, December 6 from 6pm to 8pm.

It is a chance for people to enjoy some seasonal cheer in a relaxed and accommodating environment.

The occasion has become a town centre institution with almost 100 volunteers lending a hand to make the event a success.

As well as shopping, food is served up and a raffle will be held.

To find out more, or to arrange transport or wheelchairs, contact the Volunteer Centre on 01442 214734 or visit www.volunteerdacorum.org