OCTOBER 12: Salem Moravian Church, Lees Road, Oldham, Coffee Morning and Book, DVD and CD Sale, 10.30am to 12.30pm. Also Traidcraft stall. Bacon butties available. Free entry.

OCTOBER 13: Oldham Parish Church, Gift Weekend Coffee Morning, 9.30am to 1pm, various stalls including, bric a brac, book, and tombola, light refreshments served. Tours of the crypt on the half hour.

OCTOBER 13: St Thomas Church, Northgate Lane, Moorside, Harvest Service, from 10.30am. Please take along donations of packet/tinned foods which will be taken to Oldham Foodbank and knitted hats, scarves and gloves to the Booth Centre for the homeless in Manchester.

OCTOBER 16: Oldham Flower Club, 1pm a demonstration in the Community Room at Daisy Nook Garden Centre, Stannybrooke Road, Failsworth by Namiye Siangra entitled "Inspired by". Visitors welcome £5 Refreshments.

OCTOBER 16: Springhead Liberal Club, "Lunch at the Libs", 12noon to 2pm. £3.75 for choice of hot food, cakes, tea or coffee. Raffle and stand-up bingo in aid of Dr Kershaw's Hospice and the Oldham Branch of the MS

OCTOBER 18: St Thomas Church, Northgate Lane, Moorside, 7pm, return of STYLE's popular clothes party where you can buy high street named fashions at very low prices. Come along a grab some bargains and have fun. Licensed bar, raffle to win vouchers to spend on the night, jewellery and perfume stalls. Tickets £3.

OCTOBER 24: The White Hart Inn, Stockport road, Lydgate, fashion show and pop up shop by Saddleworth WI, 7.30pm. Tickets £5 from wisaddleworth@gmail.com or telephone 07763 028466.

OCTOBER 29: Springhead Liberal Club, general knowledge quiz "It's Not Rocket Science", 8.30pm. £3 per person including raffle and stand-up bingo in aid of Dr Kershaw's Hospice and Oldham Branch of the MS Society.

NOVEMBER 2: Sacred Heart Centre, High Street, Uppermill, One World Christmas Fair, 10am to 4pm. Fairly traded gifts, crafts, jewellery, foods and cards from Oxfam, Traidcraft and more. Books. Refreshments all day. Proceeds to Cafod and Christian Aid.

NOVEMBER 2: Trinity Methodist Church, Royton, Concert, 2pm by Oldham Youth Choir, The Candymen, Ralph and Tilly and Just Zoe. Tickets £5 for adults, under-12s £3 (accompanied), including refreshments, available from Trinity's Thursday coffee mornings between 9.15am and 11.30am or pay on the door. Proceeds in aid of the BBC Children in Need appeal.