ALCESTER residents are being inviting to an evening of musical entertainment in aid of Alcester Refugee Fund.

The event, on September 16, in the garden of The Limes on Church Street, will include music from folk singer Jack Blackman and a short talk on a number of ongoing issues surrounding the Middle East.

It starts at 2pm and costs £8, which includes refreshments.

For more on Alcester Refugee Fund, a group of individuals moved by a common desire to make a difference to the lives of refugees from Syria and Iraq, visit