Pictures: Sun blazes down on village fete

Scott Parkinson with Evana Parkinson, Hudson Dunn and Erica Parkinson and the spin a wheel stall
Scott Parkinson with Evana Parkinson, Hudson Dunn and Erica Parkinson and the spin a wheel stall

The sun blazed down on what organisers called the “biggest Shevington fete yet.”

The annual event returned at the weekend to be held at various locations around the village including the recreation ground, St Anne’s Parish Centre and Shevington Youth Club.

Five-year-old Victoria Brown is assisted in archery by Kayleigh Mc Donald of Mountain Monkeys

Five-year-old Victoria Brown is assisted in archery by Kayleigh Mc Donald of Mountain Monkeys

There were more than 60 stalls for visitors to peruse along with football tournaments, games, rides, crafts, food and live music.

Hundreds of people flocked to the attractions over the five hours the fete was held.

The event was organised by Shevington and District Community Association.

. More pictures of the fete will be featured in Tuesday's (July 3) Wigan Observer

Shevintgon Under-7s show off their ball skills

Shevintgon Under-7s show off their ball skills

Chris Hatherall and his Travelling Pizza Company

Chris Hatherall and his Travelling Pizza Company

Three-year-old Evie Gibson paints a pot

Three-year-old Evie Gibson paints a pot

Rachel Williams of Nova Vida and Sarah McCaig of Olive Owl Flowers

Rachel Williams of Nova Vida and Sarah McCaig of Olive Owl Flowers

A Tom Jones tribute act performs for the crowds

A Tom Jones tribute act performs for the crowds