Video: The Ashes comes to Louth

England ladies cricker Arran Brindle gave two local school’s the opportunity of a lifetime, to see The Ashes trophy upclose and personal.

Each team member from the England team gets the privilege to bring back The Ashes back to their hometown for one day only.

The Ashes has come to Louth.

The Ashes has come to Louth.

For Louth, our own Arran celebrated her success with pupils from Greenwich House Independant School and Cordeaux Academy.

It’s gives them the chance to see one of the finest trophies that circulates round the sports world and shows them that nothing is out of reach for them if they are willing to put in the hard work and determination to succeed.

Here’s a quick click of the children from the two school’s getting their picture taken with the trophy.

For the full story, see next week’s Louth Leader, out Wednesday, September 18.