Date set for Battle Soapbox Race

THE inaugural Battle Soapbox Race is to take place on Sunday June 30, it has been confirmed.

The event, which is being organised by businessman Dale Cromwell and friends, will be open to a maximum of 30 teams, who will race down the High Street, ending at Battle Abbey.

The event will raise money for local causes.

There will be prizes available.

Anyone interested in helping organise the event, or taking part, is asked to contact Dale on 07834049794.