Sidmouth FolWeek: Pam Ayres at pre-festival event

Pam Ayres performs at the Ham Marquee. Ref shs 30-16SH 3391. Picture: Simon Horn.

Pam Ayres performs at the Ham Marquee. Ref shs 30-16SH 3391. Picture: Simon Horn. - Credit: Archant

Poet, writer and broadcaster kicks off festival

Renowned poet, writer and broadcaster Pam Ayres took to the stage at the Ham Marquee today (Thursday) in a pre-Sidmouth Festival special event. The broadcaster remains one of the most popular female comedians in the UK and played to a packed house.