RIPLEY: Poppy picnic set for the park

The Ripley branch of the Royal British Legion is set to host a Poppy Picnic at Crossley park on Sunday, July 21, from 11am.

The event is set to feature children’s entertainment, face painting and more and is free to attend.

Every penny raised through donations will go to the legion’s welfare work.

You can also text ‘picnic’ to 70800 to donate £5 to the charity.