Festival’s in step for improved well being

NHS well being event at Franklins Gardens.'Vendetta Vixens roller derby team.
NHS well being event at Franklins Gardens.'Vendetta Vixens roller derby team.

HUNDREDS of people attended the launch of the Northampton Festival of Wellbeing at the weekend. The festival, which started on Wednesday, June 1, and will run throughout June, will feature more than 250 activities for all the family and was officially launched at Franklin’s Gardens on Sunday.

Following an opening ceremony, groups and organisations, from Irish dancers and skaters to African drumming, Tai Chi, Zumba and Latin American dancing, performed and provided information.

The festival features two Nordic Walking events on Saturday. For details visit www.nht.nhs.uk.