Send us your video clips to mark the longest day

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The News is out and about in Ripley and Heanor today for a special project to mark the Summer Solstice

We are compiling a short film about what it is like to be a resident of our towns and villages 2013 - capturing folk as they go about their daily lives.

Are you up to anything interesting today? A fundraising event perhaps or something to mark the longest day of the year?

Get in touch with the news by sending us your video clips, in mp4 format, to It doesn’t matter what they are, within reason of course, but be sure to tell us your, name, age and address in the video if you can.

Or post suggestions to us on Twitter via the hashtag #longestlocalday.

Happy filming!