COOKERY writer and television presenter Prue Leith will be introducing her memoirs and signing copies at the Whichford Marmalade Festival.

She will be at the event on Saturday, April 12 at St Michael's Church, Whichford, near Shipston, at 10am.

To enter the marmalade competition, people must deliver a pot of marmalade to the church by 4pm on Thursday, April 10 between 2pm and 4.30pm.

Shipston Home Nursing is looking for donations of home-made marmalade to sell at the event to raise money for the charity and for St Michael's Church.

Admission to the event is £5. For details call Julia Melvin on 01608 684019.