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Holgate Windmill official opening (18)

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 York Waits playing outside the east door of the mill.

 

23 June 2012

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Taken on June 23, 2012