Fun entries are open
Published at 07:43, Wednesday, 13 February 2013
ENTRIES for the Allendale 8 and Fun Run on Saturday, June 1, are now open.
The Allen Valley Striders organised race is held in conjunction with Allendale Fair and is a 7.7 mile circular run from the market square.
More details can be found at www.allenvalleystriders.co.uk or be emailing treasurer Brendon Jackson at firstname.lastname@example.org
Published by http://www.hexhamcourant.co.uk
This week in... 1885Saturday, June 20th, 1885
Over 2,000 people attended the Temperance Gala held at Greencroft Park, Haltwhistle.
Led by the Bardon Mill Brass Band, 12 temperance societies paraded through the town, prior to an open air meeting in the park.
During the event the Rev. J.M. Russel condemned the House of Commons for rejecting a proposal to increase taxes on spirits and beer.