Parade of Floats and Lions Family Fun Day at Stamford Festival cancelled
The two biggest events of Stamford Festival - the Parade of Floats and the Stamford Lions Family Fun Day - have both been cancelled as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.
Stamford Kiwanis, which is responsible for organising the Parade of Floats, said the event due to take place on June 20 had been cancelled.
Kiwanis president David Epps said: “It is with regret that, in this time of crisis and prolonged uncertainty, the Kiwanis have had to cancel the festival of floats due to take place on June 20, 2020. We hope that the government actions will be successful and that our next events, the Bonfire and the Santa Tours, will be able to go ahead as planned in November and December.