Verity to be lit up in style

Verity, Ifracombe's controversial statue is being lit up tonight. Credit: ITV Westcountry

Ilfracombe's newest lady is being lit up tonight. Verity, the controversial statue by Damien Hirst was installed on the pier last month.

Now energy-efficient LED lights have been put in. The switch-on will be followed by a firework display and other entertainment.