Festival celebration of town’s heritage

A CELEBRATION of the history of Hartlepool is being held next week.

The Heritage Festival is being held at The Borough Hall, on The Headland, Hartlepool, with displays by family history groups, churches, libraries, museums, Royal National Lifeboat Institution and coastguard representatives.

The free event will be held on Saturday, July 9, from 10am until 4pm, and for further information telephone (01429) 869706.