Worksop walk celebrates recovery of former addicts

A three mile walk through Worksop is taking place - supporting those affected by drug and alcohol abuse.

The walking group - which includes former addicts - will start on Newcastle Street, go through Worksop Priory and finish at St Johns Church.

It has been organised by national health charity, Change Grow Live - and Public Health Nottinghamshire.

Minesh Patel, Service Manager at the organisation, added: "The event is about celebrating recovery in all forms and connecting communities – it is for everyone. We want to help reduce stigma and negativity and ultimately change perceptions of recovery."

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