Coffee shop set for anniversary

A coffee shop set up by St Mark’s Church in Shiremoor is marking its third anniversary.

Coffee Plus, in Northumberland Park, is to become a hub for the new Shiremoor, West Allotment and Northumberland Park (SWAN) community partnership.

A special party is being held on Friday and Saturday (March 28 and 29) featuring guests and competitions.

A musical celebration is taking place on March 28 from 5.45pm to 8.30pm.