THOUSANDS of New Forest foodies flocked to Lymington for a seafood festival in support of the RNLI.

The free weekend event took place at Bath Road Park on Saturday, August 10 and Sunday, August 11.

It featured produce from 90 different local artisans as well as live music and some of the region’s top chefs in a demonstration kitchen.

There was a Conker Spirit Bar and revellers had the chance to sample Exton Park’s award-winning English sparkling wine. Ringwood Brewery was on-hand offering a selection of ales.