Pictures from sun-soaked Old Whittington Gala

Three-year-old Carter Tuck keeping cool. Pictures by Jason Chadwick.
Three-year-old Carter Tuck keeping cool. Pictures by Jason Chadwick.

There was fun for all the family at Old Whittington Gala on Saturday.

The much-loved event – which took place in baking heat – included everything from a jazz band to dancing to fun fair rides and a flower festival.

Flower arrangers Wendy Richards, Pam Woolley and Pam Grice.

Flower arrangers Wendy Richards, Pam Woolley and Pam Grice.

This year’s gala raised money for Chesterfield Community First Responders and village groups.

Robbie and Lydia Skinner rock painting.

Robbie and Lydia Skinner rock painting.

The Daisy Belles were among the live entertainment.

The Daisy Belles were among the live entertainment.

Flower arrangers Pam Woolley and Judith Parish.

Flower arrangers Pam Woolley and Judith Parish.

A colourful display.

A colourful display.