Club and charity team up to raise awareness

A week of events is being held at a Northumberland sports club to raise money for, and awareness of, dementia.

Blyth Rugby and Cricket Club is hosting seven days of events as part of Dementia Awareness Week.

Starting on Sunday, there will be a host of activities taking place to raise awareness of dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease.

The week will culminate in a family match on Saturday, May 21 when generations of Blyth RFC players will take to the field.

Kick-off is at 2.15pm, with live music and a barbecue also taking place.

There will also be events throughout the week with children’s games,matches for fun and more.

To find out more search for Blyth RFC on Facebook or email blythrugbyclub@gmail.com