Football fun at forces' community tournament

A footie-filled Father's Day is on offer in Dudley.

Friday, 17th June 2016, 9:00 am

Forward Assist veteran support charity is holding an Armed Forces Community Day at the John Willie Sams Centre on Sunday.

There will a football tournament, with a free bacon or sausage buttie for all dads.

A variety of free entertainment will also be on offer.

The event aims to raise the profile of local armed forces personnel and veterans, while providing a great family day out.

North Tyneside Mayor Norma Redfearn will present the football trophies, as well as some special awards for forces veterans.

The community day, which marks the start of national Armed Forces Week, runs from 10am to 3pm.

For further information call 0191 250 4877.