Fireworks display for Ripon procession

A FIREWORKS display above Ripon town hall will round off celebrations for this year’s St Wilfrid Procession in the city.

The new attraction for the annual event will take place on Saturday, July 30, at 9.45pm.

The fun begins earlier that day with entertainment on the market square including jugglers, street entertainers and bands, from 10.30am.

The procession itself will leave Studley Road in the city at 1.30pm, arriving in the market square for 2pm before making its way around Ripon. A service will then be held at Ripon Cathedral at 4.30pm.