THE red carpet will be rolled out at the Last Drop Village as the Greater Manchester Drama Federation awards night takes place.

This year, Farnworth Little Theatre has a number of its actors nominated for their outstanding performances in a number of shows.

Natalie Crompton has been shortlisted for the best actress category for her depiction of Ruth Ellis in The Thrill of Love, Esme Mather for playing Kat in Mom’s Gift. Best supporting actress nominations include Catherine Cropper as Sammy in Goodnight Mr Tom.

Dave Eyre for The Thrill of Love is shortlisted for best director. And many other cast and crew are also nominated.