St George’s Day!

belper Town Council wants the public to paint the town red and white for St George’s Day this month.

The council is remembering England’s patron saint on Saturday, April 23, by flying the flag of St George in the Memorial Gardens and at Milford Triangle.

Now, it is inviting the public to fly the flag as well and is offering a 3ft by 2ft flag attached to a 4ft pole, which will be erected for you, for £8.

If you require a bracket, then the price will be £26.

Ten-metre lengths of red and white bunting are also available from the council for £8.

If you want to celebrate St George’s Day in this way, contact the council on 01773 822116 to get your flags and bunting.