Mill Street will present torch-lit carols for all and a craft and gift market on December 14.

BIDEFORD will be alive with festive cheer tomorrow (Saturday) as local businesses host a Frost Fayre.

From 3pm – 8pm there will a gift and craft market outside the Baptist Church in Mill Street, with pipe band playing at 3pm.

At 5pm there will be a mass carol sing-a-long with people invited to bring lanterns, torches or battery candles inside a lantern.

Carol sheets will be provided and singers are welcome to bring along an instrument.

After the carols there will be a charity auction held by the RSPCA shop in Mill Street with more than 100 lots.

Lavington Church will be open until late for its Tree Festival, and the Pannier Market will also be open throughout the day.

Shops in the area will be giving out goodies including mulled wine and mince pies, and there will be face painting, glitter tattoos and more.

For more information visit the Businesses of Bideford Facebook page.