Couple fund research

A CAMPAIGNING couple are set to hold their 27th garden party in aid of vital medical research.

Jean and Glyn Fardoe, of Ripley Road, Heage, will open their house and garden on Saturday May 26 at 12.30pm.

The pair have gone from raising about £150 for Action Research to last year’s £3,800.

This year gates will open at 12.30pm. Activities include a plant stall, bbq, tombola, raffle, penalty shootout, dance displays, ferret racing, cream teas, musical entertainment and a visit by Paddington Bear.

Entrance is £1 for adults and 50p for children. For information phone 01773 744135