THE line up for the re-launch of Thornton Gala has been announced, and it features a wide variety of acts, live music and fun family events.

The gala will return to the village on Saturday July 21 after a 10 year absence, and is being held at Hill Top Recreation Field.

It will feature music from bands including the 309s (pictured), The Crows, DJ Kieron Dance and Blue Skies.

There will also be dance performances, an exhibition on Thornton’s most famous daughters the Bronte sisters, a dog show, BMX demonstration and a performance by pupils from Beckfoot Thornton.

There will be food stalls, a vintage Hovis van, fairground rides and an all day bar, as well as numerous stalls.

The event is free and runs from 11am to 7pm.

The gala has been sponsored by Keelham Farm Shop, and supported by Bradford Council.