Corsets and curiosities at Victorian Day in St Neots

Victorian Festival, St Neots, (l-r) Eaton May Queen Kirusana, Queen Eve Bacon, Steve Bacon, and Ashl

Victorian Festival, St Neots, (l-r) Eaton May Queen Kirusana, Queen Eve Bacon, Steve Bacon, and Ashley from St Neots - Credit: Archant

Corsets, curiosities and all things Victorian provided some educational entertainment on St Neots Market Square at the weekend.

The Victorian Festival, organised by the St Neots Museum, included traditonal side shows, a performing flea and reproduction costumes of the era.

Museum curator, Liz Davies, said the event was well attended and people were amazed to see the Victorian clothes.

“We want to thank everyone who came to our Victorian Festival, lots of people discovered new things about the period and the side shows were very popular.”

The Live’n History group provided information about food history and clothing from the perild.

www.livenhistory.co.uk and www.stneotsmuseum.org.uk.