Emmerdale stars to open Market Weighton’s community event

Chris Chittell
Chris Chittell

Two soap stars will officially open the first Giant Community Day in Market Weighton on Sunday 14 July.

Chris Chittell and Lesley Dunlop, who play characters Eric Pollard and Brenda Walker in Emmerdale, will be at the opening of the event on the town’s High Street to welcome visitors.

Lesley Dunlop

Lesley Dunlop

With no Giant Bradley Day being held in Market Weighton this year, the Market Weighton Town Team decided to organise a Giant Community Day in an effort to boost trade on the High Street.

Full story in this Thursday’s paper (4 July).