PERSHORE residents are being invited to test their general knowledge in an evening of friendly competition by taking part in a quiz night in aid of Pershore Carnival.

The quiz, hosted by Miles Dobley-Dixon will take place on Saturday, December 15, at Pershore & District Sports Club, The Bottoms, Defford Road, Pershore.

Colin Shepherd, chairman of Pershore Carnival, said: “Our last quiz night was a great success, we had 20 teams taking part.

“It proved to be so popular we struggled to find chairs for everyone!”

Doors open at 7pm for 7.30pm start. The maximum number in a team is 6. Entry is £3 per person. There is no need to book in advance – to enter a team just turn up and take part.