Slideshow: St George’s Day fun in Rushden

Saints alive! There was fun and games in Rushden at the weekend.

To celebrate St George’s Day earlier in the week, the town centre was transformed by a number of special events and performers.

26/4/14 ' St Georges Day Event, High St, Rushden. Zachary Pilkington (age 7) from Wellingborough delivers a blow to the dragon.

26/4/14 ' St Georges Day Event, High St, Rushden. Zachary Pilkington (age 7) from Wellingborough delivers a blow to the dragon.

These included pupils from Alfred Street Junior School performing Maypole dancing, and dancers from Higham Hips & Haws Clog Dancers with fiddler Tony Lochmuller.

And St George himself was on hand to entertain the public, along with his traditional foe the fire breathing dragon of Rushden.