Fairford Festival 2008

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Saturday 31st May  Classic Car Display

10:30am onwards Walnut Tree Field

  Sponsored by: Fairford Concrete, Ken Hinton Builder & Mike Parker Garden Machinery

Organised by the Classic Car Club, Fairford
Other clubs have been invited to attend
so there will be plenty of cars to see!!


Details: Barry Cooper 01285 851821

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Saturday 31st May  Fairford Combined Charity Stalls

10am - 4pm approx  in the Marquee, Walnut Tree Field

 Further details from Tom Cooper 01285 712142

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Saturday 31st May Festival Market

To be held in the Walnut Tree Field

Lots of stalls – open all day from 10am to 4pm
Organised by Fairford Town Council
Further details from Penny Ibbotson on 01285 712344

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Saturday 31st May  Photographic Exhibition of the History of Fairford

 from the Edwin Cuss, Syd Flatman and Colin Moulden collection

 in the Marquee, Walnut Tree Field

If you have any old photographs you would like to lend, (or allow to be copied),
 to add to this historic collection please contact Edwin Cuss 01285 655532

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Saturday 31st May  Fairford History Society

in the Marquee, Walnut Tree Field

A display of local historical items and artefacts by the
Fairford History Society

Further details from Alison Hobson 01285 711768

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Saturday 31st May 

Fairford Art Society Exhibition of Local Artists’ work

on display in Fairford Community Centre

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Saturday 31st May Festival Dog Show

12 noon in the Walnut Tree Field

Sponsored by: Fairford Post Office, Hughenden House Dentistry,
Michael Rixon Building & The Coln Gallery

This is not a Licensed Show
There are no Pedigree or Obedience Classes
All Dogs are welcome Pedigree and Cross Breeds
£1 fee per canine per Class on Entry
 Classes: Good Dog, Fastest Recall, Best Trick, Whistle Sits, Scurry, Novelty (including Junior (6-18 months), Scruffiest, Prettiest Under 15” Handsomest Over 15”, Best Rescue, Child & Teenager Best Friend, Waggiest Tail, Best Condition, Owner Most Like Their Dog and Festival Dog 2008)
 
Rosettes and Specials
Further details from Eileen Ferguson 01285 711729

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Saturday 31st May  Fairford Festival Parade

11.30am prompt (assemble at 11.15am)

Organised by Chris Roberts on behalf of the Festival Committee
Open to all
Start from the car park at the top of the High Street, Fairford
Trophies for the best adult and junior entry

followed by
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Saturday 31st May The Farrell School of Irish Dancing Display

in the Walnut Tree Field

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Saturday 31st May Refreshments by Fairford Playgroup & Fairford Primary School PTA

10.30 a.m – 4.30 p.m

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Saturday 31st May  BBQ Hamburgers/Hot Dogs

 12.00pm - 2.00pm in the Walnut Tree Field

sponsored by Andrew Butler Butcher
Organised by the Festival Committee

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Saturday 31st May  Children’s Party

3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m.  The Marquee, Walnut Tree Field

 for Fairford Children under 8 years of age
organised by the Fairford Primary School PTA

Price of the ticket includes children’s entertainer  from 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Refreshments will be available from 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Sponsored by: 7a Coffee Shop; Andrew Butler Butcher; Co-Op Village Stores; Cotswold Guardians,
 Fairford Kebab & Pizza, Fairford Town Council, Godwin Pumps Ltd, Hathaway B&B, Londis (Oxring Ltd) Convenience Store,
Park Close Stores, Simplas, Tesco, Waiten Hill B&B and P Wheeler (Builder)

Tickets £3.00 in advance from Fairford Primary School
£3.50 on the day at the door.
Further details: Judith Alborough on 01285 713521

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Saturday 31st May  Junior Disco

5.30 p.m. - 6.30 p.m. Marquee, Walnut Tree Field

For children aged 7 - 11 years

Organised by the Festival Committee
Tickets £2.50 available on the Door
Further details: Trevor Hing on 01285 711122

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Saturday 31st May  Ferret Racing & Disco Night

7.30 p.m. - midnight

Join us and the Racing Ferrets from StaRescue for an exciting evening of entertainment
Take a gamble on the ferret races, or just enjoy the spectacle - it's fun for all ages
You may even get the chance to stroke a ferret!
 
First Race 7.30pm - Last Race 9.45pm
Entry £2 for Adults - Accompanied Children Free
 
Please Note that all children under 14 years must be accompanied by an Adult
StaRescue is a small pet welfare centre and a portion of the proceeds will help fund their work looking after small pets of all kinds
 
Disco with Sound Systems Disco From 10pm - No Admission after 10.30pm
Entry £5 if not attending the Ferret Racing Night

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