Stepping into clog lessons

TRADITIONAL Northumberland dancing classes are being offered free this weekend.

Taster sessions for clog dancing will run at Stobhillgate First School in Morpeth on Saturday for adults and children alike.

The basics course, which is suitable for anyone aged seven and over, is being presented by the Morpeth Gathering’s Clock Tower Cloggies, with tutors Anne Walton, from the Cloggies, and Kathleen Brown of Addison Rapper and Clog.

Participants should take a packed lunch and flat, hard-soled shoes.

Schoolchildren must book places through their school and be accompanied by an adult.

Classes run from 10am to 2pm.

Booking is essential to guarantee a place by contacting Kim Bibby-Wilson on 01670 513308.