Family barbecue in aid of Sierra Leone

HASTINGS Sierra Leone Friendship Link is holding an African family barbecue in St Helen’s Woods next Saturday (July 12).

The event, which runs from 3pm to 7pm, is to raise fundsfor the mother-and-baby unit in Hastings Sierra Leone.

There will be African music, face painting, woodland activities for youngsters, a raffle and lucky dip, children’s African style fancy dress, a barbecue and bar serving African food.

Tickets are £5 for adults and £3 for children. They are available from the Tourist Information Centre at Aquila House or by calling 01424 451111.