Stow and North Cotswold Probus Club has a new chairman in place after its annual meeting, Andrew Smith taking over from outgoing chairman Martin Hornby. 

The Club meets on the first and third Thursday of the month at Broadwell Village Hall from 10.30am to noon. 

Social secretary Ray Poulton said: "Throughout the year there is an interesting programme of speakers on a variety of subjects, together with a number of excursions and social events. 

"If you live locally or have just moved into the area, take the first step by contacting the secretary on 01608 659215.  You can be assured of a warm welcome."