High Street to honour St George

PEOPLE are being reminded not to miss out on Rushden’s celebrations to mark St George’s Day.

A special event will be held from midday to 3pm on Saturday in the town’s High Street. Among the attractions will be a visit from a dragon, maypole dancers from Alfred Street Junior School, Irchester Morris Men, Northampton’s official jester, Old Speckled Men folk band, face painting, a fancy dress competition, crafts, a schools dragon making display, a shop window competition and story telling in the library.