Thousands enjoy fireworks and fun fair at Skylark Showground

PUBLISHED: 12:02 07 November 2012

Fireworks at Skylark showground. picture Roger rawson.

Fireworks at Skylark showground. picture Roger rawson.

R LR Photography

THOUSANDS of people were treated to a spectacular fireworks display, a giant fun fair and a bonfire at the Skylark Showground at Wimblington on Saturday.

The Mayor of March, Councillor Jan French was on hand to open the tiny tots fireworks show and an enormous marquee housed a disco and children’s games.

Fundraisers roamed the event dressed as life sized Disney characters to raise funds for the Kisses for Kids charity, which grants wishes to terminally ill children.

Mandy Salter, organiser of the event and wife of Showground chairman Paul, said: “It was a great evening, absolutely brilliant. Everyone had a great time and the fireworks were exceptional.”

They are thinking of introducing family tickets for the first time at next year’s event.

0 comments

More news stories

Entertainment agency boss Jason Wright has promised to refund all those who paid £20 a head to see spiritualist Derek Acorah who pulled out of his Wisbech St Mary show at the last moment.

39 minutes ago

High street chain 99p Stores has fallen into administration, less than two years after being bought by Poundland.

A teenager arrested on suspicion of committing a rape in Newmarket has been bailed by detectives.

Most read stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Cambs Times e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter