A celebration event is being held to recognise the valuable contribution older people make to the community.

The event is at St John’s Academy in Marlborough on Saturday, July 19, from 2-4.30pm and is being organised by Brendoncare care a centre in Froxfield, which is 27 this year.

Ruth Lee, of Brendoncare Froxfield, said: “We thought this would be an ideal opportunity to have a party and celebrate the amazing contribution old people make to our community.”

Apply for free tickets by calling (01488) 684916.