Fuse Festival

Oh what a gift of a weekend... three days of wall to wall to sunshine, music and much much more. We had a hectic but lovely time volunteering, catching bits of bands and meeting up with friends. Here's a little peek of our local free festival. 

A feast of music to dip in and out of... whatever your taste.

Young and not so young talent

getting everyone in the mood.

On Sunday morning I headed off to see a Gospel choir at the main stage where there was a church service. I was delighted and moved to see such a large congregation. 

Iced coffee with Baileys... yes please. I love Sundays at festivals.

Fuse is a family friendly festival with plenty of activities for children. This is part of a local street scene drawn along one side of the Art and Craft tent.

Fuse's finale was The Fuse Community Choir - six schools plus our group. Each group had only rehearsed in isolation so we were all very excited to hear ourselves together. OK... and a little nervous too.

I think we were a success... and Fuse 2013 was too, thanks to all the hours put in by the many hard working volunteers. And hello if I saw you there.



  1. that looked like a lovely summery festival! Iced coffee with baileys, I think I would love that. The gospel choir sounds interesting! Heather x

  2. Looks like a fabulous weekend.

  3. Sounds wonderful - especially that it was a "full participation" event!

  4. It looks like a wonderful time. I haven't been to a musical festival in years but I would love to do it again.

  5. Iced coffee and Bailey's now that sounds sublime.

  6. This sounds wonderful, it really does. And you had such beautiful weather. Your photos really capture the feel of the festival and the summer sun. I especially love that shot of the flowers and ropes. x


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