Egalitarian movement is remembered at festival

Plans are under way for Wellingborough’s Diggers Festival and Fringe.

Events include a display at Wellingborough Museum about the Diggers which opens on February 27, for a week. The festival is on Saturday, March 8, and includes a free talk by the author Pam Scobie about historical themes and real people in Wellingborough Library from midday to 1pm and an evening of music at the Gleneagles Social Club from 7.30pm.