Future of classic rally under threat

Date: Friday 5th October 2018

UPPER Eden’s Easter classic commercial vehicle rally will grind to a halt unless more volunteers can be found to assist in the overall running of the popular event in 2019.

It pulls in up to 10,000 visitors each year to Kirkby Stephen and Brough, but without a team of “committed and dedicated” local volunteers to drive it forward the rally will fold. That was the stark message outlined at a meeting of Kirkby Stephen Town Council this week.

Full story in Saturday's paper