A special carol service and Nativity will be staged in the cattle ring at Ashford livestock market at Orbital Park, Ashford next Tuesday from 6.30pm. The event is being organised by the Kent Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution and the Farming Community Network. It will feature animals courtesy of the Brockhill Park Young Farmers’ Club, from Hythe, and free mulled wine and mince pies. Music and singing will be led by Bill Jones, the head teacher of Spring Grove School in Wye, and a Christmas hamper being raffled has been supplied by the Perry Court farm shop. Entry is free. For more information contact Richard Beaugie on 01233 732580.