VIDEO: Feast of fun for families at Read and Simonstone gala

A fun-filled day saw families enjoying the first ever joint Read and Simonstone village gala.

Hundreds of people were treated to a host of stalls, games and attractions at the event in Whalley Road.

Brownies on the cake stall at the Read and Simonstone Village Fete.'Photo Ben Parsons

Brownies on the cake stall at the Read and Simonstone Village Fete.'Photo Ben Parsons

Youngsters played beat the goalie, tackled an assault course and event met a magnificent shire horse from Thwaites Brewery.

The big community event was held to raise money for a life-saving defibrillator and donations for Macmillan Nurses.