Play celebrates father of missionaries

William Carey
William Carey

LOCAL HERO: A play about the man thought to be the father of modern religious missionaries has been written and will be performed in the village of Paulerspury where he grew up.

William Carey – Brother and Sisters commemorates the 250th anniversary of Carey’s birthday and will be presented at the village hall at 7.30pm between Wednesday, October 26 and Saturday 29.

The script for the Paulerpury Players performance was written by village resident Nick Pitts-Tucker.

Call 01327 811578 for tickets.