Circus-themed fun for kids

EXCITED families from Belper rolled up for a day of circus-themed fun to celebrate children in the care of Derbyshire County Council.

The Big Book Bash literature festival and Children in Care awards were hosted by the authority for youngsters in care and their foster parents.

Top children’s authors were there, and more than 800 children and adults took part in fun workshops and activities at County Hall, Matlock.