TV star opening to village fete

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Wath village is preparing for a visit from a TV soap star.

Emmerdale’s Charlotte Bellamy, who plays Laurel Thomas in the series, is to open the village’s annual street fair.

The fair will take place at 1pm on Saturday, July 9.

There will be a visit from “Noddy”, Disney themed children’s fancy dress competition, vintage tractor parade, an “organathon” by village parishoner John Broomhead, decorated scarecrows, and performances from the Buttercross Belles morris dancers.

All proceed go to St Mary’s Church, Wath.