Parents have been invited to get their children reading this New Year by signing them up to joining a book club.

Schoolchildren aged eight to 12 can attend the first meeting of the Chatterbooks Book Club in Tottenham on Wednesday, January 8.

The event takes place at the Marcus Garvey Library, in Philip Lane, between 4pm and 5pm and is free to attend.

For more details call Damla, the children's librarian on 020 8489 5360.