Out and about this Bank Holiday

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There is something for everyone at special events being held over the bank holiday weekend – including a four-day anniversary party for boaters, an open-air concert and an open day for horse lovers.

Unfortunately, a vintage flea market advertised to take place in March’s West End Park on Sunday (August 25) has had to be cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. But there’s still plenty to enjoy in the park and elsewhere. Here’s a selection of what’s on:

Friday, August 23: Love your Market. Badge-making activity at Chatteris Market place, 11am-1pm. For details, call Mike Chapman on 01354 654321

Friday, Aug 23-Monday, August 26: Middle Level Watermen’s Club 50th Anniversary. Music, real ale bar, BBQ, water activities, boat jumble, stalls and more. Skouldings Rest, West End Park, March. Details: 07785 787875

Saturday, Aug 24: Craft Fair. West End Park, March. From 10am. Details: Vicki Whittingstall on 01354 654321

Sunday, Aug 25: Summer Concert in the Park. West End Park, March. 2-4pm. City of Ely Military Band. Details: 01354 653709

Sunday, Aug 25: Local Produce and Craft Market. Oliver Cromwell Hotel, March. 10am-2pm. Details: 01354 602890.

Monday, Aug 26: Wetland Safari at Welney Wetland Centre, 11am-4pm. Included in normal admission. Details: 01353 864024

Monday, Aug 26: Charity Car Boot Sale. Horsefair, Wisbech. 8am-1pm. To book a place, call 01945 584109

Monday, Aug 26: Fenland Equestrian Centre Open Day and Car Boot Sale. Redmoor Lane, Begdale, Elm, PE14 0RN. 10am-4pm. Fun for all the family. Dressage and showing demonstrations, top tips, natural horsemanship, carriage driving display, and advice on putting a horse to harness. Plus Shire horses demonstration, pony rides, stalls, bouncy castles, BBQ and bar. Details: 01945 466617.