CANCER support and therapy centre, The Hummingbird, officially opens today.

The centre in Grange Courtyard, Station Road, Launton, near Bicester, will open from 10am to 6pm for people to drop in and see what’s on offer.

Bicester’s deputy mayor Lynn Pratt and the town’s MP Sir Tony Baldry will also be there to show their support.

The centre will be run as a charity and is open to anyone in Bicester and surrounding villages affected by cancer and their families. It will offer a range of therapies as well as support and advice.

People can be referred by their GP.