Party time for Wendover as village welcomes X Factor star to carnival

Andy Abraham
Andy Abraham

X Factor star Andy Abraham is the headline act at the evening music show of a summer carnival being held today (Sunday).

Wendover Celebrates! will wrap up a day of fun with an evening concert that includes Paul Adams, Little Bird, 48 Krash, Platinum Rogues and The Majestic.

The medieval themed carnival on Sunday begins with a parade setting off from Wendover campus on the London Road at 12 noon.

The parade will proceed down the High Street, along Aylesbury Road, up Wharf Road and onto the John Colet school field.

The afternoon event will feature a medieval village along with sword fights and battle re-enactments, archer displays , falconry and the stocks and pillory.

Mingling with the crowds will be medieval dancers and musicians.

The children’s tent will have a medieval storyteller as well as a modern children’s entertainer, disco and a circus workshop.

The inflatables will also have a medieval theme as will the It’s a Knockout competition.

Catering includes food from many local businesses, as well as tea, coffee and a beer tent.