THE Bromyard and District Local History Society is staging two events next week.

On Wednesday, November 9 Iain Carter will give a talk on Lower Brockhampton in the Conquest Theatre from 7.30pm. Entry is free for members and £2 for non-members.

Then on Saturday, November 12 the monthly family history workshop at the Local and Family History Centre, in Sherford Street, could offer the chance for people to research their roots between 2pm and 4pm. To book a place for £5 call 01885 490269.