THAME: Less than a month to go until 50th Towersey gig

Towersey Festival 2013
Towersey Festival 2013

Music-lovers are counting down the days until the Towersey Festival kicks off.

The festivities begin with an appearance from The Bootleg Beatles on Thursday, August 21.

Fun continues through the bank holiday weekend with a packed programme of entertainment. More than 60 stalls will offer gifts and goodies from handmade soaps, unique jewellery and clothing to garden herbs, while Towersey Real Ale and Cider Festival will provide the perfect accompaniment to the array of delicious street foods.

There will be free performances and activities aimed squarely at families, with art, craft, science and circus workshops, puppet shows and more.

An £8 showground ticket allows visitor access to the showground area on Friday 22, Saturday 23, Sunday 24 and Monday 25 August. For more, visit www. or call 023 8071 1818