Free food was handed out to those in need and there was music, games and fairground rides. A family event, the day was hosted by Pastor Mick Fleming who has launched a campaign to raise awareness of poverty in Burnley and do something positive to tackle the amount of people forced to sleep rough.
In pictures: Cracker of a Christmas festival brings cheer to Burnley's vulnerable and needy
A Christmas Festival organised by Burnley's Church on the Street ministry was a great success at the weekend.
By Susan Plunkett
Monday, 23rd December 2019, 2:18 pm
Monday, 23rd December 2019, 2:20 pm