Friday January 3 Aladdin and his Magic Lamp@2.30pm at The Foxlowe Arts Centre, Market Place, Leek.
Also on January 4 and 5. Details: 01538 386112 or www.foxloweartscentre.co.uk. Saturday January 4 New Year's Market@10am-3pm at Alstonefield Village Hall.
Lots of stalls selling all kinds of goods, including antique objects, vintage clothes and jewellery, craft, hand-crafted cards, books, bric-a-brac, home-made cakes, tombola and many more attractions.
The Manifold Trio will be playing popular melodies. Plus refreshments will be available. Proceeds in aid of the village hall redecoration fund.