Ledbury's annual Community Day will not take place in June this year, because of the Covid Pandemic.

It is a big blow for community life, because the event is an important showcase for scores of groups and organisations. held at various indoor and outdoor locations around the Market Town.

But event spokesman, Griff Holliday said: "We regret that there will not be a Community Day in Ledbury this June.

The Committee feels that with Covid restrictions present until June 21, the event cannot be held.

"Depending on the progress of the pandemic in the area, the event may be proposed later in the year or notice given for the event in June 2022."

He added: "For Community Day to be as successful as previous Days, face to face meetings with a variety of friends and strangers in a hall is essential and we do look forward to being able to welcome people again."