DONATIONS have been building for a free toy and gift event in Malvern to support those struggling at Christmas.

It will be open to the public at Poolbrook Village Hall, Poolbrook Road, on Sunday, December 17 from 1pm until 6pm when families can come along and help themselves to items.

More donations can be made at the venue on Saturday, December 16 from 8am until 7pm and on Sunday, December 17 from 8am until 12 noon.

The event is being held by Steve Symonds who can be contacted for further details on 07946 024546.