A 50-STRONG ladies barbershop chorus organised an open night to further boost its numbers on Wednesday.

Capital Connection, West London's Ladies Barbership Chorus, organised the event at South Ruislip Community Centre, Long Drive, South Ruislip.

Public relations officer Linda Stevens, who has been a member for the past 17 years, said: "We are always looking for new members so you don't need to wait for an open evening."

The group performs song and dance routines for concerts, dinners, cabarets and large parties. Call 01895 636751.