Bipsham and Norbreck gala still puts on a show despite the bad weather

A Fylde coast gala did its best to run smoothly despite constant downpours.

Sunday, 16th July 2017, 3:37 pm
Updated Tuesday, 18th July 2017, 8:38 am
Photo Neil Cross Bispham and Norbreck Gala Morris dancers

Bispham and Norbreck Gala saw smaller crowds than usually due to the heavy rain falling on Bispham field on Saturday.

But chairman of the event, Nick Hamilton, says he was pleased with the turnout.

“There was a good amount of people there considering the rain,” he said.

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Photo Neil Cross Bispham and Norbreck Gala Bispham Juniors

“We had some amazing floats and the procession went very well.”

The weather dried off in time for Blackpool’s deputy mayor Gary Coleman to crown this year’s queen Tia Milard next her prince charming Abigail Barr.

Photo Neil Cross Bispham and Norbreck Gala Poco Loco
Photo Neil Cross Bispham and Norbreck Gala Bispham Juniors
Photo Neil Cross Bispham and Norbreck Gala Poco Loco