Summer fête and festival of flowers

A FLOWER festival and summer fete is taking place in Eastbourne during three days in June.

The event is taking place at St John’s Church in St John’s Road from Saturday June 10 until Sunday June 12.

The flower festival will take place in the morning and afternoon on the Friday and Saturday and on the afternoon on the Sunday.

The summer fete will take place between 2pm and 5pm on the Saturday and will include entertainment by Eastbourne Silver Band and maypole dancing by St John’s School pupils.

The event will be opened by Eastbourne mayor Councillor Carolyn Heaps.