Second year for Ironville

THE Ironville Village Party will return for a second year after the success of its 150th anniversary in 2010.

The event will take place on Saturday, July 16, from 1pm to 5pm on the market place.

It will feature such diverse attractions as an animal workshop, ferret racing, penalty shoot-out competitions and dancing from Ironville Junior School.

There will be the usual stalls, a bouncy castle and slide, as well as representatives from the police, the Codnor Castle Preservation Society and The Friends of Cromford Canal. For more information contact David Harrison on 01773 609895.