A THOUGHTFUL team of residents have offered to cook and deliver a host of festive meals to those who may otherwise go without.

The Holland-on-Sea Community Group has revealed plans to prepare tasty Christmas Day dinners for people in Clacton, Holland-on-Sea, Great Clacton, and Jaywick.

The heart-warming plate of food, which will comprise of roast potatoes, meat, Yorkshire puddings and fresh vegetables, will be delivered to the doors of recipients.

To book a free Christmas Day dinner call Mark Stephenson on 07775537722 and leave your name, address, dietary requirements and the number of meals needed.

The last date to order a free festive meal is December 11.