Patsy Kensit to open village fete

TV and film star Patsy Kensit will be opening a village’s annual fete on Saturday, September 8.

The actress, who has appeared in various shows and films, including Holby City, Emmerdale and Lethal Weapon 2 will be at the fete in Priors Marston at 2pm to get the event off to a start.

The fete will be held in the gardens of Priors Marston Manor and is in aid of the village church.

Ms Kensit will open the event at 2pm and is expected for remain for around an hour.

This year’s theme for the fete is land, sea and air. A light aircraft kit plane, vintage cars and boats will be exhibited.

The activities will include pony rides, a fancy dress parade, boat trips, crazy bikes, and rides on a model traction engine combined with all the traditional fun and games of a village fete.

The Dunchurch Band will be playing, and there will be homemade cakes, teas, ice cream, Pimm’s, and a wide variety of stalls including a nearly new and vintage clothing ‘boutique’, bric a brac, and a giant bottle stall, plus raffle.

Entry is £2 for adults nd 50p for children.