A WREXHAM gym will be turning Blue Monday to red for a good cause.

DW Fitness First in Wrexham will be hosting a fundraising day for the samaritans in support of the Australian bushfires.

A spokesman for the gym said: "The third Monday in January is known as Blue Monday, as its supposedly the saddest Monday of the year but we’re turning Blue Monday red and it's all for a good cause.

"Members and non members are all welcome to come down to use the club for free, try our classes and get involved.

"For those of you who cant make it but would like to donate please see our just giving link https://justgiving.com/fundraising/dwffwrexhamredmonday."

Activities will include a coffee morning, gym challenge party, Australian themed classes, bushtucker trials, a raffle to win a wellness package and a free months membership and a themed quiz starting at 7pm.

This will be held on Monday, January 20 and DW Fitness First can be contacted on 01978 340 010.