Big band picnic at Emneth

Downham Market Swing Orchestra

Downham Market Swing Orchestra - Credit: Archant

A big band picnic takes place in Emneth with the Downham Market Swing Orchestra.

Reverend Dawn Mason opens the gardens at Emneth vicarage for the fourth year running at this fund-raising event on Sunday July 19.

Downham Market Swing Orchestra plays original arrangements by Cy Payne, and guests are invited to bring their own picnic. Tea and coffee will be available on site.

Gates open at the vicarage in Church Road, Emneth at 6pm, with music from 7 to 9.

Entry is £8, but under-11’s get in free. Proceeds go to the churches of Elm, Emneth and Friday Bridge.

Advance tickets are available from Pat Lake on 01945 773413, Mary Green on 01945 464823 or Joan Denehy on 01945 860753.