BIDEFORD couple Tony and Chris Short have just returned from two months on a Mercy Ship in Liberia. The retired local policeman and former hospital clinic nurse, both members of Westward Ho! Baptist Church, have been working on the ship Africa Mercy, prov

BIDEFORD couple Tony and Chris Short have just returned from two months on a Mercy Ship in Liberia.The retired local policeman and former hospital clinic nurse, both members of Westward Ho! Baptist Church, have been working on the ship Africa Mercy, providing "hope and healing" to the forgotten poor.Now they are holding a coffee evening to share their experiences and their pictures.There is an open invitation to attend at the Wings Hall in Lower Meddon Street, Bideford, from 7pm to 9pm on June 10.