Chance to help kids see magic of circus

Businesses in Belper are being asked to buy circus tickets to be distributed to disabled and underprivileged children in the town.

Circus Starr, a not-for-profit company, which celebrates its silver jubilee this year, is coming to Derbyshire to put on two performances.

The not-for-profit company offers free tickets to youngsters by asking for donations from businesses in the areas it visits.

Over the last ten years Circus Starr has raised more than £800,000 for UK charities by donating any surplus revenue to a nominated local organisation. Over the last six years Circus Starr has raised money for Derby Hospitals Charity as well as allowing hundreds of children the chance to see a free circus show.

There will be two shows at The Elvaston Castle Showground at 4.45pm and 7pm on November 8.

To donate phone Michelle Crossley on 01260 288690 or email michelle@circus-starr.co.uk