THE popular story telling group, Success Stories at Work, will present a Valentine themed evening, Straight from the Heart, on Monday, February 25.

Florence Li, the proprietor of Serendipitea and Coffee a new independently run coffee shop at 117 Washway Road, between John Rose music and Allen’s Fried Chicken, is opening up especially for them, a week before the official opening on March 4.

She will cook a hotpot supper and visitors can bring their own wine. Organiser of the storytelling group, Sharon Richards, said: “It will be an evening of heart-warming tales and live music for the romantically inclined. People can come along just to listen or tell romantic poems and tales themselves. We are excited about our new venue.”

Tickets for the event which runs from 7 pm – 10.30 pm cost £10 including supper, must be obtained in advance from or call 08754 227 805