The rushbearing parade including the rushcart.

Picture Gallery: Sowerby Bridge Rushbearing Festival

A huge procession of music, dance, clogs and a thatched rushcart made its way through part of Calderdale at the weekend for Sowerby Bridge Rushbearing Festival.

The popular event attracted large crowds who lined the streets to see the parade and enjoy the festivities.

The entertainment included music from the Eclipse Jazz Band.

5. Picture Gallery: Sowerby Bridge Rushbearing Festival

The entertainment included music from the Eclipse Jazz Band.
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Some of the crowds outside The Rushcart Inn.

6. Picture Gallery: Sowerby Bridge Rushbearing Festival

Some of the crowds outside The Rushcart Inn.
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Some of those taking part in the procession.

7. Picture Gallery: Sowerby Bridge Rushbearing Festival

Some of those taking part in the procession.
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Ryburn Longsword perform outside The Rushcart Inn.

8. Picture Gallery: Sowerby Bridge Rushbearing Festival

Ryburn Longsword perform outside The Rushcart Inn.
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