Young singers were in fine voice at the official launch of the Rastrick Big Vocal song ‘Rastrick born and raised’.
Written, sung and composed by Brighouse singer Roger Davies, the premiere of the DVD was shown at Rastrick Community Hub, with Roger being accompanied by the Rastrick schools choir.
The DVD is on sale for £5 with bonus features including the making of, outtakes and the farewell service of Rev Matthew Pollard.
The Rastrick area has been awarded £1m from the Big Lottery Fund to be invested over the next 10 years. The Rastrick Big Local is a resident led organisation of residents and groups assisted by partners who work in the community.
The group are now offering small grant funds to support ideas and projects aimed at improving Rastrick. The Rastrick Big Local Community Projects Fund 2014 is a scheme and open to groups and organisations, whose applications will directly benefit people living in the area.
Project applications are invited from £100 to £1500 maximum, however, RBL want to enable as many groups and organisations as possible to apply and have an opportunity for their ideas and projects to be supported. Closing date for applications is December 13. For more information visit www.rastrickbiglocal.co.uk