A charity ball is raising money for the Essex Wildlife Trust.

Organised by the charity and Ellisons Solicitors, the Woodland Charity Ball will take place at Colne Valley Golf Club, Earls Colne tonight.

There will be a champagne reception from 7pm and dinner at 7.30pm.

Dinner will be three courses and there will also be a toastmaster, magician, charity auction and live music provided by Dusty Egg Shed.

Tickets £55 per person (table of 10 £500). For further information and to book your place please contact Emma Fazakerley on 01206 719651 or emma.fazakerley@ellisonssolicitors.com.