Pictures: ‘On the Green’ in Allington

On the Green, Allington: Matt Goodall
On the Green, Allington: Matt Goodall

Live music sounded out across Allington this weekend when the village put on its first-ever ‘On the Green’ festival.

A brand new event, ‘On The Green’ featured a two-day beer festival and live music.

On the Green, Allington: Leigh Banton

On the Green, Allington: Leigh Banton

It began on Friday with music by Dave Adey and rockabilly band Relentless in the courtyard at the rear of the Welby Arms pub in the village.

On Saturday, villagers and visitors were treated to almost 12 hours of music, featuring Daniel Duke, who starred on The Voice, Lauren April, Cover2Cover and The Most Ugly Child.

And on Sunday, a classic car show was held on the village green.

There was further entertainment over the weekend with performances by Allington Morris and The Gloria Sunset Duo.

On the Green, Allington: Charlie Bezzant

On the Green, Allington: Charlie Bezzant

The pub provided a barbecue across the weekend and there was a real ale bar with a wide range of local beers. Meanwhile, the WI served bacon butties and cream teas.

On the Green, Allington: Bee Gee Bees

On the Green, Allington: Bee Gee Bees

On the Green, Allington: Gordon Jackson

On the Green, Allington: Gordon Jackson

On the Green, Allington: Peter Slater and John Slater

On the Green, Allington: Peter Slater and John Slater