CAR FANATICS from will have to wait another year to see their favourite classic motors, following the cancellation of the Festival of Transport.

This year's running of the festival was due to take place on Sunday, July 26, and would have been the events 21st anniversary.

But as with many other event around the country, Covid-19 has put paid to any chance of the festival taking place.

A spokesman for Audlem Special Events Team, the organisers of the event, said they were disappointed to cancel this year's festival.

They said: "It will be no surprise to you all that this year we are unable to stage our annual Audlem Festival of Transport following government guidelines.

"We are disappointed but your safety will always be our priority.

"Next year we will be back with both the Party on the Park and the Festival of Transport when we will be able to party in style and celebrate emerging from all the Covid-19 restrictions.

"We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your patience and continued support and we will see you all next year."