Royston gets rocking at summer event to remember

Tony Bird, Claire Bird, Deborah Mednick, Mick Bird and Jack Bird

Tony Bird, Claire Bird, Deborah Mednick, Mick Bird and Jack Bird - Credit: Archant

Royston was swarming with revellers on Saturday as crowds flocked to the town centre for the annual Summer Rock and Summer Soul To The Square bonanza.

Royston Summer Soul Festival

Royston Summer Soul Festival - Credit: Archant

The Summer Rock event, hosted by Royston Means Business, saw an exciting mix of stalls, live bands and tasty food to get people in the mood to party.

From 12pm, Fish Hill Square came alive with the Summer Soul party hosted by popular hot-spot Ad Hoc Bar and Kitchen.

Band Performs

Band Performs - Credit: Archant

There were live bands, guest DJs, a barbecue, outside bars and a tasty hog roast to boot.

Royston band Screen People took to the stage, and tweeted their gratitude afterwards, saying: “Thank you very much to everyone who supported us at Summer Soul To The Square! #thankyou :).”

Dance till Dawn perform

Dance till Dawn perform - Credit: Archant


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The event also raised money for local charity Cam Sight, which supports people with sight loss, as well as their carers and family to maintain a good quality of life.

Marilyn Ames

Marilyn Ames - Credit: Archant

Kayleigh Holwell, Dan Carter, Andy Holwell and Leona Carter

Kayleigh Holwell, Dan Carter, Andy Holwell and Leona Carter - Credit: Archant

Emma Willingdale and Kiera Lobb

Emma Willingdale and Kiera Lobb - Credit: Archant

Mick Bird

Mick Bird - Credit: Archant

The Interval Act perform at Royston's Summer Soul

The Interval Act perform at Royston's Summer Soul - Credit: Archant

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