‘Green Day’ show in city

A wind turbine on show at a Green Day event
A wind turbine on show at a Green Day event

A Green Day is being held on the Market Square this weekend, Saturday, July 9.

Organised by GRIP with sponsorship from Ripon Rotary Rowels, the event which will have the theme Save Energy, Save Money, Save the World is running from 10am to 3pm.

Stands showcasing different ways to save energy will include solar energy, wind turbines, greed gardens, Yorkshire Rotters, Ripon Allotments and BH Energy Management.

Ripon College will aslo be displaying their research into green living and its effects on the future.

Organiser Tim Jones, the new president of the Ripon Rotary Rowels said there would be plenty of information for people to take away with them so they could find new ways of saving money.