A FREE spoken word event celebrating the Black Country is being held in Cradley this Sunday.

Ommer n Spake at Mushroom Green Chain Shop is being held between Sunday, July 13, between 1pm and 5pm.

Poets, singers, story tellers will be celebrating the heritage and history of The Black Country and artist Luke Perry will be discussing his sculptures.

Cradley historian and community leader Harry Bloomer will be hosting the event.

He said: "It’s informal, so bring your songs, bring your writings, bring your friends, bring your family or bring a picnic - it will be a great day.

For more information visit Fran 07952 563 725.