THE Huntingdonshire branch of the Federation of Small Businesses is advising early booking for its Christmas dinner and dance at the Pike and Eel Hotel, in Needingworth, on Friday December 11. Members and non-members will be welcome, the branch says, but the deadline for booking is November 1. INFORMATION: For further details and menu contact: Leigh Holden on 01480 445081 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. The £40 per person ticket includes a selection of starters, main courses and desserts plus wine on the table. The event starts at 7pm for 7.30pm.