THE Melodic Choir will hold a stunning Christmas concert at Northwood House, Cowes, this weekend.

The 50-strong choir has raised more than £7,000 for Isle of Wight charities over the years, and proceeds from this weekend's performances will go to Beaulieu Respite and Northwood House Charitable Trust.

Saturday's concert starts at 7.30pm and Sunday's performance begins at 2.15pm. The doors and bar will open half an hour before the concerts.

Guests can expect to hear Last Christmas, Merry Christmas Everyone, O Holy Night, Silent Night, In the Bleak Midwinter and many more.

Advance tickets cost £8 for adults and £6 for children (16 and under). There is free entry for under fours.

Call 293642 or visit for tickets.