Flower festival raises vital cash for village church

St Mary's Church Denver Flower Festival
Christine Davies and her Teddy Bears Picnic Display ANL-160606-082724009
St Mary's Church Denver Flower Festival Christine Davies and her Teddy Bears Picnic Display ANL-160606-082724009

A flower festival held at the weekend raised hundreds of pounds towards the ongoing maintenance of a parish church near Downham.

Scores of visitors enjoyed the two-day display at St Mary’s Church, Denver, which was staged on Saturday and Sunday.

St Mary's Church Denver Flower Festival
Janet Jenkins with her 90th Birthday celebration display for HM Queen ANL-160606-082710009

St Mary's Church Denver Flower Festival Janet Jenkins with her 90th Birthday celebration display for HM Queen ANL-160606-082710009

A total of £868.02 was raised for church funds thanks to displays inspired by themes ranging from the Queen’s 90th birthday to classic children’s tales.

Our picture shows Christine Davies with her display based on Teddybears’ Picnic. MLNF16PM06036