A little wet, a little bedraggled but the show must go on - and here's the wonderful people of March ensuring it did for their summer festival parade

"Was the parade cancelled?" inquired one participant of a lively social media thread

PUBLISHED: 15:05 11 June 2019 | UPDATED: 15:05 11 June 2019

John Elworthy

Later it turned out nice - but by then the parade had been subjected to some float cancellations as the heavens opened for March Summer Festival. But spirits remained high and a good sized crowd lined the streets of the Fenland town to see the parade. Picture; IAN CARTER

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2019-06-11 17:11
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