Steam and country fair to be held near Hitchin

A steam engine by the traditional fairground

A steam engine by the traditional fairground - Credit: Archant

A steam and country fair will be held this weekend.

The Whitwell Steam and Country Fair returns today (Saturday) and tomorrow (Sunday) at Mansell’s End Farm in Codicote.

The event, which includes a fun fair, log rolling and a Shire horse display, is for the whole family and will run from 10am until 5pm on both days.

Proceeds will be donated to the Lister Macmillan Cancer Centre, the Comet’s Charity of the Year, which is due to open at the Stevenage hospital later this month.

If you would like to fundraise for Macmillan then visit www.macmillan.org.uk or contact the Fundraising Support Centre on 0300 1000 200. If you would like to make a donation to Macmillan in Hertfordshire text £5 TO HRTS50 or visit www.justgiving.com/macmillanhertfordshire

For more information on the fair visit www.whitwellsteam.com