Birkett heading to jazz club

GUITARIST James Birkett is a special guest at Ashington Jazz Club this week.

Birkett was set to appear with the Maine Street Jazzmen at the Elephant Pub in Ashington, on Wednesday, April 6, at 8.30pm.

He is now based at Gateshead Sage where he is director of the BMus (Hons) jazz, popular and commercial music course.

The concert has been part-funded by a grant from Ashington Town Council.

Call (01670) 813983 for more details.