It’s a fair day for folk

FINE weather greeted visitors and entertainers to Wisbech over the weekend for the town s 12th Folk Fayre. The three-day event started with a concert at the Tower Ballroom on Friday, featuring performances by solo musician John Kirkpatrick and duos Folkus

FINE weather greeted visitors and entertainers to Wisbech over the weekend for the town's 12th Folk Fayre.

The three-day event started with a concert at the Tower Ballroom on Friday, featuring performances by solo musician John Kirkpatrick and duos Folkus and DnA.

Saturday started with the procession from St Peter's Church Gardens to the Market Place.

Dancing, including morris sides and molly sides, began after the parade at the Market Place where jester and street entertainer Kevin Burke, from Northampton, performed to the crowds.


You may also want to watch:


A sing-around was held at the Angel Inn with a ceilidh, featuring Rusty Relics, at the Tower Ballroom in the evening.

The weekend was rounded off on Sunday by a wind-down at the Elgood's Brewery visitors' centre.

Most Read

# Our pictures show some of the Folk Fayre activities in the town centre on Saturday.

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter