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Olde English Fair 2019

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All the fun of the fair at Birkdale
Looking for a fun day out for the whole family?

The Olde English Fair at St George's Church, Birkdale, on Saturday 11th of May, aims to capture the atmosphere of old England, with music, morris dancing, arts and crafts, stalls, children's games, entertainment and food.

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There will be Demonstrations including:
Ruby Phoenix Belly Dance Troupe;
Companie of Knights Bachelor with their mock sword fights and coin striking machine;
Prima Spada providing mock fencing displays and free lessons.
Puppet Making.

There will be Music to suit all tastes including:
Medieval Harpist; 
School Choirs;
School String Ensembles.

Of course, there will be Dancing with the:
Belswagger Morris Dancers;
English Country Dancing.



As well as Entertainment galore with:
Punch and Judy Show;
Hand Puppets;
Magic Show;
Juggling.

And of course, no Olde English Fair would be complete without Period costumes, games and activities.

Lots of stalls will tease you with homemade cakes and sweets, crafts, and plants. Make it a real day out and enjoy a Devonshire tea, hamburger, or sausage in a blanket.

The Jester's Corner is the perfect place for children to have fun, with a bouncy castle, lob-a-choc, shove ha'penny olde English games,  teddy tombola, puppet shows and more.

And Fairy Floss. What's a fair without Fairy Floss after all?

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Naughty, but nice


St George's Church is located at the corner of Thorne Road and Victor Street, Birkdale, commencing at 8:00am and finishing at 3:30pm. Entry is FREE.
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Why? A fun day out for the whole family
When: 8am to 3:30am
Phone: 38221110
Where: St George’s Church,Cnr Thorne Road and Victor Street, Birkdale
Cost: Free Entry
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May, that looks like a great event.
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