VIDEO: Wellow Maypole Celebrations

People of all ages enjoyed a long-held bank holiday tradition in the Nottinghamshire village of Wellow yesterday.

As well as the crowning of the village’s May Queen, Monday’s event included maypole dancing, live music, a Punch and Judy show, vintage vehicles and stalls and games.

Wellow Maypole celebrations.    'Maypole dancing.

Wellow Maypole celebrations. 'Maypole dancing.

The free event dates back to the 19th Century.