photos: Crowds turn out for Folk On The Green in Highbridge
sunshine and a great afternoon of live outdoor music attracted
a crowd of spectators to Highbridge town centre on Sunday (August
200 people enjoyed Folk On The Green next to Highbridge Community
Hall in Market Street.
and Knapp, a dynamic acoustic duo from Bristol, headlined the
event, and there were also performances by the Polden Mountain
Boys playing bluegrass and Emanim, followed by Sam Patten and
a session of poetry from Hazel Lloyd.
made the most of the warm summer afternoon to enjoy the free event,
which was organised by the Burnham and Highbridge Cultural Arts
and Development Society (CADS), funded by the Town Council.
hailed the day a success. Mike Murphy, pictured with fellow organiser
Eileen Shaw, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It was great to see
the people of Highbridge turning out to support this event, showing
that it is appreciated in the town. It was our best supported
event here for many years."