Double film bill at theatre

FILM buffs can enjoy a double bill of Alan Bennett at a special screening next month.

The event, run in conjuction with Age Concern Calderdale and Kirklees, will screen "A Day Out" the 1972 play following Halifax Cycle club's day out to Fountains Abbey.

The second film will be "A Private Function" a 1947 comedy centred around meat rationing also starring Maggie Smith and Richard Griffiths.

The showing will be on February 20 at 6 pm at The Playhouse, King Cross Street.

Prices are 4 or 3 for concessions. For more details call 01422 348863 or visit