Bands come together at charity event

Local band BlackCats&Magpies are holding a charity event for the British Heart Foundation on Friday, December 12.

The venue for the event will be The Out Of Town, based in Ripley.

BlackCats&Magpies features members Keegan Pelser, Nathan Rhys, Elliot Kerin and Sam Duckels. The band has built up a fine reputation for its brand of acoustic indie music.

There will be a number of other local bands on the bill. There is a £2 entry fee and any additional donations will be accepted. Doors open at 7pm and the first band will play at 7.30pm.