Bakewell runners go bananas for Fairtrade

Bakewell to Matlock charity banana run
Bakewell to Matlock charity banana run
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Bakewell and Matlock Running Club took part in a banana relay race on Saturday in Bakewell as part of the Fairtrade Foundation’s Make Bananas Fair campaign in aid of Fairtrade Fortnight.

Town mayor Cllr Paul Morgans blew the starting whistle at 12pm at Riverside Crescent and runners set off along the A6 towards Darley Dale with a banana baton, where at 1pm, mayor Cllr Ian Walker welcomed them at the Whitworth Centre for a Fairtrade banana milkshake.