Boston Spa Festival is Covid revised

Organisers of Boston Spa Festival have announced that the extension of Covid restrictions until the end of July has significantly affected several events planned for this week.

Monday, 28th June 2021, 10:37 am

Organisers of Boston Spa Festival have announced that the extension of Covid restrictions until the end of July has significantly affected several events planned for this week.

But they have reassured that the three-day event will go ahead.

A spokesman said: “In common with many other events, we are constrained by insurance cover and government guidelines.

“We will add other events if the controls are relaxed and the local groups can respond.”

The fifth scarecrow trail will go ahead as planned in Boston Spa, Thorp Arch and Clifford, from Monday July 3-11. The theme is super heroes or Disney characters.

On Saturday July 10 events to go ahead are: Starting from Church Fields at 7.30am, to go 100 miles around the county. For details visit https://strava.com/clubs/bostonspacc; Cake stall and raffle outside Costcutter, 9am-noon; Classic cars assembly and return drivers only, 9am-3.30pm; Street food High Street, 10am-4pm; Street music Millennium Gardens, 11am-3.45pm; Plant sale Millennium Gardens, 11am-3.45pm; Jam jar tombola and children trail St Mary’s Church, 2-5pm.

Sunday July 11: Sing a Song of Praise Methodist Church, 10.30am; Walton Art Group Village Hall, 10.30am–3.30pm; Street Food High Street, 10am–4pm; Street Music Millennium Gardens, 11am–3.45pm; Plant Sale Millennium Gardens, 11am–3.45pm; Evening Church Service St Mary’s Church, 6pm.

Please see the Parish Council Website for updates: https://www.bostonspapc.org.uk/Village_Festival_29084.aspx Or visit the Festival Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/bostonspafestival

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