THE people of Forches in Barnstaple turned out in force on Friday to celebrate a popular annual event. The Forches Community Fun Day at Forches Cross Primary School offered plenty to see and do, with an inter-school football tournament, games, stalls, sid

THE people of Forches in Barnstaple turned out in force on Friday to celebrate a popular annual event.The Forches Community Fun Day at Forches Cross Primary School offered plenty to see and do, with an inter-school football tournament, games, stalls, sideshows and informative stands.It was officially opened by North Devon Councillor Sue Haywood, the local ward member and well supported by parents, children and the surrounding community.It was organised by the school PTA, local volunteers and North Devon Homes, whose Customer Forum donated £500 towards the event as well as staff to help out.Numerous agencies supported the event and the school would like to thank them all, as well as all the volunteers who helped out on the day.