THE 10th Michelle Jurd Memorial Trust Winter Ball will be held once again this November.

The charity was founded in memory of former RAF officer Michelle Jurd, from Poulton-le-Fylde, who died in 2009.

Having raised almost £200,000 since the charity started it has raised funds for service organisations, including the RAF benevolent fund and the Gurkha Welfare Trust.

The event will be held at the Netherwood Hotel, in Grange-over-Sands, on November 23 at 7pm.

Tickets are fast selling out in order to try and book a table go on

Guests this year include adventurers Jordan Whyle, off Channel 4 Hunted and Steve Hills MBE, as well as the Lord Lieutenant of Cumbria, Claire Hensman with her husband Peter Hensman OBE.