Bag packing raises £1,173

SCHOOL children raised over £1,000 bag packing at Asda in Langley Mill.

Last Saturday, youngsters from the 3rd Loscoe Brownies, the First Loscoe Scout Group and the High Ridge Duke of Edinburgh Award Group held a bag packing day at Asda, Langley Mill, to raise funds Loscoe church.

The church had most of its copper piping stolen in September, leaving it without any running hot water or heating.

Scout leader John Smith said: “It was a phenomenal achievement.

“To raise over £1,000 was fantastic.”