Swinging along to the sights and sounds of the 1940s in North Thoresby
VILLAGERS turned back the hands of time at North Thoresby's annual 1940s weekend – which saw a host of fun activities for everyone to enjoy.
The weekend of nostalgia was lifted with dancers kicking their heels at the swinging event.
JJ's East Coast Swing Dance Society was partying on the day and Grimsby dancing couple John Peacock and Wendy Parker were drawing in the crowds.
John said: "This is a brilliant event and it has had a great turnout this year.
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"We love the music of the era and it's great to dance to keep fit and meet the ladies!
"The 1940s music is my favourite and the whole atmosphere here is great."
Dancing partner Wendy added: "We really love this event and the setting is perfect for the 1940s weekend.
"It's great to see everyone of all ages attend and have a great time to celebrate such a wonderful era.
"Seeing the Spitfire was amazing and you can't beat the sound when it roars past."
Keep checking your Grimsby Telegraph for more pictures and a full report from the event.