WITH attractions ranging from inflatable slides and a Punch and Judy show to ferret racing and the George Formby Society, this year's Newton Town Show catered for all ages and tastes.

St Helens Star: Passengers enjoy a miniature train ride

There were over 60 stalls with a range of goods for shopaholics, and plenty of vehicle displays and rides, many of them on vintage models.

St Helens Star: Grace Saxon lends firefighters a hand at the Newton Town Show

Musical and dance performances included the Celebration Choir singing gospel and popular favourites, samba band Bateria Barulho de Cima, Morris dancers The Newtonian Royals and the UC Dance Crew demonstrating hip-hop moves.

St Helens Star: Blackpool town crier Barry McQueen with Newton-le-Willows Town Choir at Newton Town Show

Unfortunately the Tug o' War competition had to be cancelled due to the weather conditions, but will be rescheduled for a later date.

St Helens Star: Jessica Coupar tries out the segway rally at the Newton Town Show