REVIEW OF THE YEAR: 50 years of Rose Fair

Rose Fair Parade 'Fenland Gymnastics Academy
Rose Fair Parade 'Fenland Gymnastics Academy

2013 marked 50 years of the historic Rose Fair flower festival in St Peter’s Church, Wisbech.

Originally organised as a fundraiser for the church, the festival has evolved over the years and is now one of the main events in the town. The other town centre churches also take part.

Rose Fair Parade 'Little Owls Daycare Nene

Rose Fair Parade 'Little Owls Daycare Nene

In addition the flower festival, there is also a parade and last year’s was the biggest for ten years. Hundreds of people came out in the sunshine to watch and have fun.