THE Rotary Club will raise money for Chard and Tatworth First Responders during its annual Carols by Candlelight service on Thursday, December 13.

The service, at St Mary’s Church in Chard, will start at 7.30pm and feature a children’s choir from Thorncombe Primary School and Combe St Nicholas Handbell Ringers.

The club is laying on coffee and mince pies after the service.

Admission is free but a collection will be held in support of the First Responders.