Hundreds turn out to support Armed Forces Gala event in St Neots

Michelle Allison, Hazel Allison, Sharron Clark, Carole Hayes, Albert Hayes, Stuart Allison, Alan Arg

Michelle Allison, Hazel Allison, Sharron Clark, Carole Hayes, Albert Hayes, Stuart Allison, Alan Argyle and James Allison. - Credit: Archant

Hundreds of people attended a gala weekend event in St Neots to show support for the armed forces.

Army veteran Berkin Peers who served in the 16/5th Queens Royal Lancers

Army veteran Berkin Peers who served in the 16/5th Queens Royal Lancers - Credit: Archant

Members of the Royal British Legion, air and sea cadets and other groups of armed forces personnel were in attendance.

The event, organised by the St Neots Armed Forces committee and St Neots Town Council, took place on Regatta Meadow. Visitors also enjoyed a funfair, classic cars and military vehicles and live stage entertainment as well as a climbing wall and food and drink stalls.

Chris Jones from the St Neots Museum

Chris Jones from the St Neots Museum - Credit: Archant

Eaton Socon May Queen Chloe Veneear

Eaton Socon May Queen Chloe Veneear - Credit: Archant

John Key and Paul Fennelow with the 1931 fire engine from Wisbech

John Key and Paul Fennelow with the 1931 fire engine from Wisbech - Credit: Archant

St Neots Armed Forces Day

St Neots Armed Forces Day - Credit: Archant

St Neots Armed Forces Day

St Neots Armed Forces Day - Credit: Archant

Luca, from the Huntingdon Sea Cadets and Liam Sharpe and Owain Evans from the St Neots 2500 Air Cade

Luca, from the Huntingdon Sea Cadets and Liam Sharpe and Owain Evans from the St Neots 2500 Air Cadets. - Credit: Archant


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