Photos: Harborough familes enjoy films in the Bank Holiday sunshine

They enjoyed Disney's The Lion King and Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody

Tuesday, 1st June 2021, 12:09 pm
Updated Tuesday, 1st June 2021, 12:10 pm
Michael Preston event manager of East Midlands Drive in before the screening of the Lion KIng. PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER

Movie fans streamed along to Market Harborough Showground on Saturday for a feast of fun in the dazzling Bank Holiday sunshine.

Mums, dads and the kids queued up to enjoy Disney's The Lion King (2019) epic and blockbuster Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody.

Temperatures topped 20C (68F) as families lapped up all the big screen action at the Showground site off Leicester Road.

Family fun before the Bank Holiday screening of the Lion KIng. PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER

Michael Preston the managing director of organisers Fleckney Events, said he was delighted to host the two movies as he gears up to stage a catalogue of entertainment in Market Harborough over the next few weeks.

The Stone family settle down to watch the Lion King. PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER
Fay Wilson, Stacey Jones, Kathryn Tilley and Amy Randon get ready for the Lion King during the Bank Holiday screening. PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER
The screening of the Lion King at the drive-in cinema. PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER