COMMUNITY choir, the All Together Now Choir had a busy festive period across the district culminating in its concert 'Step Into Christmas,' which it performed three times in Harrogate and in Bingley.

The choir also sang to residents of a care home and at the Saltaire United Reformed Church where the singers joined Otley Brass Band for its annual Rotary concert.

Members from Skipton, Baildon and Bingley, joined the Harrogate choir performed the choir's first Step Into Christmas concert in Harrogate, receiving a standing ovation.

A choir spokesperson said: "Once again the 'Step Into Christmas' performances were a wonderful mixture of beautiful singing, fun with the audience, memories, and reflection. Choir director Chris Kemp said he was 'beyond proud' of his choir, after the three final brilliant concerts of the year.

"It was a joy to give back to our communities, through singing, and money raised by ticket sales for our chosen local charities."