The historic Houghton Feast returns to the region today.
Promising ten days of community celebrations, ‘The Greatest Show’ will see a full programme of activities and entertainment for the annual event.
Following an opening ceremony tonight, will be the traditional mixture of live music, parades and displays.
Councillor Anne Lawson, the chair of the Houghton Feast Steering Group, explains some of the things you can expect:
We caught up with 17 year old Anne Marie Gray, winner of the Voice of Houghton, ahead of her performance tonight and she tells us how she’s feeling.