Walkers wanted for event

WALKERS are wanted for a charity event that will see 200 people walk 1,000 miles between them at Shipley Country Park.

The walk is being organised by the Ilkeston Rotary Club to raise cash for Ilkeston charity Ben’s Den and other good causes.

The stroll on Sunday May 8 is open to walkers of all abilities and costs £5 per person to enter.

The five mile circuit starts and ends at the Ilkeston Community Hospital car park near Charnos Hall.

Entry and sponsor forms are available from the café on Pelham Street and The Queen’s Counsel pub on the Market Place.

To make a donation call 0115 9300005 or send a cheque made payable to the Rotary Club of Ilkeston c/o Treasurer, 57 Heanor Road, Ilkeston.