Event: May Festival at Urmston Market

Urmston Market will play host to special stalls and entertainers next month for a big May Festival organised by the Urmston Town Centre Partnership and Trafford Council.

Shoppers will be treated to the regular indoor and outdoor market plus a special craft fair in Greenfield Church, with proceeds going to Trafford General Hospital. There will be entertainment from local artists including K & K Dance Academy,Rock It Belly Dance, Flixton Ac ademy and many more. There will also be craft workshops and activities. The event runs from 10am - 3pm on Saturday 7th May 2011.

Linda Fenney, Chair of the Urmston Partnership said, "The Partnership wants to hold an event to celebrate the start of Spring and which will really involve a great variety of local people. We have some exciting entertainment lined up, both serious and fun and will also be providing children's activities and craft stalls."

Paul Joannides from the Urmston Market traders group added: "Everyone at the Market is looking forward to hosting Urmston's first May Festival and, following this event, hopes to hold other activities to add to what the Market has to offer which now includes some great new stalls that are already proving popular with shoppers."

For more information visit www.urmstontowncentre.org.uk