Daveid and Doreen Hawkins are inviting Ripley folk to their picturesque open garden on Sunday, September 1, from 2pm until 5pm. The event it to raise money for the Amber Valley Stroke Group - with a prize draw taking place.
Top prizes are £100, £50 and a food hamper, with plenty more prizes donated by Ripley businesses. Tickets are available at theTalbot Inn, Butterley Hill, Amber Valley CVS on Market Place and from John Ward’s house at 8 Hammersmith, Ripley. The raffle winners will be drawn on November 22. The stroke group holds meetings fortnightly at St Joseph’s Catholic Community Hall, Butterley Hill. If you are interested in joining, call Mary Robinson on 01773 747813.