WISBECH: Shoppers join in salsa marathon
WISBECH shoppers took the opportunity to join in some Latino dancing when a salsa marathon was held at the town s Horsefair Shopping Centre on Saturday. It was hosted by Peterborough-based, Rumba Havana Salsa, who have been running classes for more than
WISBECH shoppers took the opportunity to join in some Latino dancing when a salsa marathon was held at the town's Horsefair Shopping Centre on Saturday.
It was hosted by Peterborough-based, Rumba Havana Salsa, who have been running classes for more than 10 years.
Shoppers were invited to join in with the Cuban style dancing, from 10.30am-1.30pm.
Volunteers from Macmillan Cancer Support collected £211.02 at the event.
You may also want to watch:
Horsefair manager Kevin Smith said: "It was a fantastic event and the good weather brought out the crowds. We had literally hundreds of people enjoying the various dance displays the group put on and I even had a go myself."
He added: "To raise more than £200 for Macmillan Cancer Support in just three hours is a fantastic achievement."
- 1 Woman claims police officer ‘forced himself’ upon her
- 2 A fiver for a photographic tour of historic Wisbech
- 3 Table tennis club 'bitterly disappointed' to be told to move
- 4 'A crash waiting to happen' say police
- 5 Hotel has everything you need for a relaxing staycation
- 6 Flytippers target same Fenland road two days in a row
- 7 PM set to announce postponement of lockdown easing today
- 8 'Harassment' forces village speedwatch team to close
- 9 New ditch to relieve flood issues 'more challenging than expected'
- 10 Van overturns after striking Ely’s infamous ‘most bashed bridge’
Volunteers, who helped to raise more than £200 for Macmillan Cancer Support. 10295PU098
Juan Carlos Pacheco, from Rumba Havana Salsa, at the front, leads the salsa dance marathon at Wisbech's Horsefair Shopping Centre. 10293PU098/ 10292PU098
Crowds watching some of the dancing. 10294PU098
Pictures: PETER UPTON
Pic to come from BP
Wisbech mayoress, Susanah Farmer joins in the fun. She is pictured in the centre with Juan Carlos Pacheco.