A DALTON pub is hosting a 'Rock Against Hate' festival this weekend.

The Newton Arms will be hosting the event from 1pm-9pm on Saturday.

Stage one will see the likes of Jonny Swift and The Strangers performing, with Kinky Afro and The Thieving Magpies amongst those on stage two.

Admission to the Rock Against Hate festival is free.

Booking in advance is advised.

To book a place, call: 01229 242104 or alternatively, message The Newton Arms Pub on Facebook.