Bands to play at beer festival

THE Poet and Castle in Codnor welcomes The Jakks through its doors for an evening of rock and pop covers on Saturday, September 24.

Meanwhile, the Princess Victoria in Matlock Bath is the setting for a beer festival, running from September 22-25.

As well as the many different beers for you to sample, the organisers have lined up three live music acts to keep you entertained.

On Friday, September 23, you can see Crossroads with their rock and blues covers, while the Marv White Blues Band will be playing on Saturday, September 24, Finally, John Gill and friends bring the proceedings to a close on the final day of the festival, Sunday, September 25.