Colne's Great British Rhythm & Blues Festival 2018 is in full swing

Crowds of music lovers in Colne this evening
Crowds of music lovers in Colne this evening
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Thousands of music lovers have descended into Colne as the The Great British Rhythm & Blues Festival 2018 gets under way.

There is something for everyone from a festival market, on-street entertainment, a pop-up DJ booth, official busker gazebos, incredible food stalls, real ale bars, and much more set up along Albert Street and Market Road.

While everyone is having a fun time, police are reminding people to drink responsibly.

A spokesman for Colne and West Craven Police said: "The Colne Rhythm and Blues Festival is in full swing and there are number of officers on foot patrol ensuring that everyone is kept safe and has a good time. Please say 'hi' to us if you see us. Please drink responsibly thank you."