Ripley News

Graham Smith

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Grand sale of books: Orwell Prize entries on Friday, November 1 at North Stainley Village Hall, 5-9pm. We do hope that you will come and be able to buy some, at least, of your Christmas presents; fantastic selection of books to suit all tastes. You will be supporting a good cause, the Roddy Scott Foundation which runs (on a tiny budget) a small English language and IT school in the remote Pankisi Gorge, north eastern Georgia (Caucasus), an area almost entirely peopled by refugees from the wars and troubles in Chechnya on the other side of the High Caucasus mountains and where education, or lack of it, creates many problems.

Ripley Cinema: season continues on Friday, October 25 with Life of Pi – tickets available at

Antiques and Collectors Fair: will be held at Ripley Town Hall on the weekend of October 26 - 27.

All Saints’ Church: Sunday, October 27. 10.45am Eucharist and Healing Service. Wednesday, October 30 10am Eucharist.