Hundreds turn out for raft race

VIDEO Hundreds of people took advantage of the summer sunshine and watched as fearless teams competed in an annual raft race. The Needham Lakes event has become a popular fixture on the Mid Suffolk calendar, with around a dozen homemade crafts taking to the water.

HUNDREDS of people took advantage of the summer sunshine and watched as fearless teams competed in an annual raft race.

The Needham Lakes event has become a popular fixture on the Mid Suffolk calendar, with around a dozen homemade crafts taking to the water.

This year's theme was James Bond, and all the rafts were designed with 007 in mind.

Aside from the fun on the lake, families were also entertained with stalls, ice creams and games.