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Not long now until Ely Aquafest – East Cambridgeshire’s biggest free family event – organised by Ely’s two Rotary Clubs. This year Ely Aquafest celebrates its 40th birthday and promises to be the biggest yet, starting two hours earlier with more river events, and acts on Jubilee Gardens and Lavender Green including Jacen Bruce, Anna Hester and Max Bianco, The Caverners, Special Groove, Michael Antony, David Burnage, Harriet Maddox, The Rockin’ Ukuleles, 4th Dimension – and a return of The Vikings… A special attraction will be a flyover by a Hawker Hurricane from the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight. Make a note of the date – Sunday July 1st on Ely riverside.