GALLERY: Stevenage Day fun

Thousands turned out for fun in the sun at the weekend for a town event rained off earlier in the summer.

Families flocked to King George V Playing Fields for the rescheduled Stevenage Day on Sunday in blazing sunshine – a far cry from the waterlogged conditions in June.

Belly dancers joined rock bands, gospel choirs and martial artists to entertain the crowds as children got aboard a miniature train, go karts and giant inflatables among the many attractions.

More than 100 groups also manned stalls to raise money for societies, clubs and charities.

Click the gallery on the right for images from the day.