Tash [alan lodge] | 03.08.2008 16:56 | Culture
Victoria Embankment, Nottingham.
Nottingham's annual vibrant colourful extravaganza held on the banks of River Trent. World and Roots music, street theatre and animations, arts & crafts activities, street fair and food from around at the globe. Fireworks at 10.30pm on Saturday!!
In addition to the fairground rides, there were assorted acts, street theatre, stroling players, stalls, traction engines, steam organs, bike displays, Punch and Judy etc etc
There was also three days of melodic World and Roots music from local and national live acts spanning folk, Bulkan beats, Afrikan funk, Bangra, Latin Jazz Funk and blues through to the traditional brass band.
As in past years .... it included a 10,000 plastic duck race, on the River Trent http://www.up4aduck.com [aye up me duck! a Nottingham expression].
Earlier photos of the event at:
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Tash [alan lodge]