A family Christmas concert being staged this weekend by the Hitchin Band puts the focus on youth.

The event at the town’s St Mark’s Church will feature members of Hitchin Youth Brass Band and special guests. Tickets are £6 (concessions £4) from Henderson’s newsagents in Churchgate, or on the door.

The concert begins at 7.30pm at the Lancaster Avenue church.

You can find out more about the band online at www.hitchinband.co.uk.