Holgate Windmill official opening (8)
Holgate Windmill, York, was officially opened on 23 June 2012, with the sails turning by wind power in celebration.
This series shows the procession to the mill led by musicians from the York Waits, followed by the opening ceremony by the Lord Mayor of York, Councillor Keith Hyman, and the gathering in the mill afterwards.
The start of the procession up Windmill Rise to the mill - the Lord Mayor and Jenny Hartland, Chair of Holgate Windmill Preservation Society.
23 June 2012