All events bar relay abandoned at Royston May Fayre

11:00 04 May 2012

All planned events at Royston’s may fayre have now been cancelled bar the Olympic Torch relay.

The Royston Runners organised relay which was due to open the event held in The Priory Memorial Gardens will continue.

Poor weather forced the town council to abandon Monday’s event due to health and safety concerns which was to be one of the highlights of the Royston 2012: A Year of Celebrations.

A spokesman for the 2012 committee said: “Although the Royston May Fayre has been cancelled it is planned to run the Royston Olympic Torch relay.

“The event will begin at the Heath Sports Club at 9.45am on Monday and end in the Priory Memorial Gardens at about 11.50am.”

Initially the Crow was told the classic car show would not be affected but this has also been called off.

Related articles

0 comments

More news stories

51 minutes ago
Sarah Kralj-Durkin

A Royston creative director has raised an impressive £10,000 by trekking through snow in Iceland for the hospital that helped save her daughter’s life.

Yesterday, 17:02
Royston Town Band

Advance details of the acts scheduled for slots at this year’s Royston Arts Festival have been published, and the list features a promising line up of music, theatre, exhibitions and family fun.

Yesterday, 16:46

Police are on the look out for thieves who stole power tools from a white transit van in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Yesterday, 16:10
Police car

Police are investigating after expensive tools were stolen during a burglary at a Meldreth garden centre over the weekend.

”North

Most read stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Royston Crow e-edition today E-edition