Midsummer event in Wisbech to showcase the best of Fenland

The Berky Spider at work

The Berky Spider at work - Credit: Archant

A free event highlighting the foods, crafts and uniqueness of the fens is being held next weekend.

The second Fenland Midsummer Food and Craft Fair is being held at the Secret Garden Touring Park in Mile Tree Lane in Wisbech, on Saturday (June 27)and includes a long list of exhibitors.

These include: Fenland bush craft, Ooo Olive Oil Company, G’s Fresh and Living Willow.

There will also be demonstrations including one by the North Level Internal Drainage Board with their specialist dyke reed cutting machine called a the Berky Spider.

Stephen Pollington, from the Secret Garden Touring Park, said the event aims to showcase the specialist foods, crafts and other aspects of the Fenland region.


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