VIDEO: Thousands gather for Chesterfield Whit Walks

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Thousands gathered in celebration of Whit Monday in Chesterfield at the end of this bank holiday weekend.

The Whit Walkers came from more than 30 different churches and were led through the town centre by the Mayor and Mayoress.

Chesterfield Whit Walks,

Chesterfield Whit Walks,

Decorations, marching bands and prize giveaways were also part of the parade, which attracted more than 2,000 people.

Procession of Witness secretary Chris Townsend said that he was delighted with the outcome.

The Annual Procession of Witness has been celebrated for more than 150 years by all types of churches in the area.

Chesterfield Whit Walks, the XHesterfield Musketeers led the procession

Chesterfield Whit Walks, the XHesterfield Musketeers led the procession

Chesterfield Whit Walks, Val Davies with Steve

Chesterfield Whit Walks, Val Davies with Steve

Chesterfield Whit Walks, the Salvation Army

Chesterfield Whit Walks, the Salvation Army

Chesterfield Whit Walks,

Chesterfield Whit Walks,

Chesterfield Whit Walks, St Thomas' Church

Chesterfield Whit Walks, St Thomas' Church

Chesterfield Whit Walks,

Chesterfield Whit Walks,

Chesterfield Whit Walks,

Chesterfield Whit Walks,