SCOUTS in Hook are gearing up for their Christmas tree collection.

The annual event will see members of Hook Scout Group travel to homes in the village after Christmas and collect the unwanted trees.

It will take place between 9am and noon on Saturday, January 11, and cost £3.

To have your tree collected, call 01256 469236 between 9am and 5pm from Monday, January 6 to Thursday, January 9, and leave an address and contact number.