Art group holds an exhibition of their work

An enthusiastic group of north east artists is looking for new members.

Wansbeck art group meet each Friday between 12.30pm and 2.30pm at St Aidan’s Parish Hall in Ashington.

In addition to the weekly meetings, the group arranges occasional field trips, tuition and workshops by professional artists.

Membership fees are £18 per quarter, but anyone can come and try a meeting without obligation.

Anyone with an interest in drawing or painting is welcome, regardless of ability.

The group is currently holding an exhibition of work in the Breakwater Cafe at Newbiggin Maritime Centre, which will run until August 31.

The exhibition will be open from 10am and 5pm on Mondays to Saturdays, and 11am to 5pm on Sundays.