LOVE is in the air at a get-together for older residents in Runcorn.

A St Valentine's themed event is being held on Monday, February 12 at Grangeway Community Centre.

Organisers Sure Start to Later Life holds regular tea socials on the second Monday of the month, from 1pm to 4pm.

Halton Cllr Marie Wright, board member for health and wellbeing, said: "Everyone is made to feel very welcome. It’s a great way to make new friends with lots of fun and laughter, singing and if people want to, they can have a dance."

For £5 there is live entertainment and food and drinks served to the table. There are places for 100 people.

For further information call 01928 569498 or email

Alternatively residents can call into the office at Grangeway Community Centre.