ST HELENS town hall has hosted its first ever Festive Faith Fair.

The event celebrates and spreads awareness of the work done by faith groups and organisations from across town.

There were representatives from 25 different groups at the town hall at the fair which aims to shed light on the Christian organisations working all year round in communities to reach out and help those in need.

There was also live entertainment from a variety of singers including Linda Wooding; the Nutgrove Singers; Hope Singers; Crazy Bible Science and Vernon Fuller.

Linda Wooding singing at the fair

Philip Fell, senior minister of the Christian Life Centre, said: "It's a celebration of the stuff that's going and raising awareness of people, even to within the church community and elsewhere."