New book by boxer

FORMER professional boxer and one-time sparring partner of Sir Henry Cooper, Peter Aldridge, will be signing copies of his new book at the Publishers’ Discount Warehouse at the Brunswick Centre on Saturday.

Mr Aldridge, who lives in Newby, will be there with Richard Dunn from 11am promoting his second book ‘Famous Fights and Famous Fighters’, published earlier this year by Scarborough-based Farthings Publishing. The book contains 16 stories of boxing legends from Jack Dempsey to Rocky Marciano.