CRAFTY types in the Vale who have always wanted their own pet can have a go at knitting their own hamster.

Renowned author of the Best in Show series, Sally Muir, is taking the workshop at JellyPickleJam, Vine Mews, Evesham, at 11am on Saturday.

It costs £25 and includes a light lunch with 10 per cent of proceeds being donated to the Evesham Bell Tower Appeal.

For details or to book call into JellyPickleJam Vintage Tea Shop at the LIFE Emporium or call 01386 45566.