Fairford Festival 2003

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Sunday 1st June  “Runners Ruin” Snack Bar

10:00am – 11:30am  in the Marquee, Walnut Tree Field

Snacks; Ice creams; Soft drinks

Organised by the Playground Association  Details: 712199

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Sunday 1st June  Festival Flower Display

10:00am – 4:00pm approx St Mary’s Church Fairford

  Free entry (Donations appreciated)

 Further details from Nina Theed (712949)

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Sunday 1st June  WI refreshments / Craft Exhibition

 Tea; Coffee; Home made cakes

10:00am – 4:00pm approx, in the Marquee, Walnut Tree Field

Further details from Gretchen Langford (712740)

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Sunday 1st June  Photographic Exhibition of the History of Fairford

 from the Edwin Cuss, Syd Flatman and Colin Moulden collection

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

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 (655532)

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Sunday 1st June  Doll and Toy Display

 10am - 4pm approx, The Marquee, Walnut Tree Field

Details Eileen Ferguson (711729) or Joan Kinnock (711392)

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Sunday 1st June   Fairford 10K Road Race

11 am Start by St Mary's Church

 Sponsored by The Old Police Station, Fairford,
  Osteopathic Clinic, Lechlade, Fairford Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Clinic,
  Fairford Sports Centre and Park Close Stores

Registration in the Marquee, Walnut Tree Field 

Gold Sovereign to the 1st man and 1st woman finishers
 sponsored by Bourton-on-the-Water Goldsmiths

  £5 in advance for UK Athletics affiliated runner;
 £6 for non-affiliated runner
 £6 on the day for UK Athletics affiliated runner;
 £7 for non-affiliated runner 

Refreshments (hot and cold) available

 Application forms from Fairford Sports Centre,
 Also various outlets in Fairford, Lechlade and Cirencester 
and from George Abouyannis 01285 713748
 Application form also on this website  Click here for full details

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Sunday 1st June  3K Fun Run

11.05 start  Park Street by St Mary's Church 

 sponsored by The Old Police Station, Fairford,
The Osteopathic Clinic, Lechlade; Fairford Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Clinic;
 Fairford Sports Centre and Park Close Stores

Silver crown to the 1st Fairford boy and 1st Fairford girl finishers in the 8-11 years category

Registration in the Marquee, Walnut Tree Field
 £1.50 in advance, £2.50 on the day

 Refreshments (hot and cold) available 

Application forms from Fairford Sports Centre,
 Also various outlets in Fairford, Lechlade and Cirencester
 and from George Abouyannis 01285 713748
Application form also on this website.  Click here for full details

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Sunday 1st June   Fantastic Indian Food

11:30 onwards in the Walnut Tree Field, Fairford

featuring a range of Indian Street Food made by a top chef

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Sunday 1st June  Ice cream

11:30 onwards in the Walnut Tree Field, Fairford

 Organised by the Playground Association

Details: 712199

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Sunday 1st June  BBQ Hamburgers / Hot Dogs

12:00 noon – 3:00pm  Walnut Tree Field, Fairford

Organised by the Festival Committee

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Sunday 1st June  Storytime for all Ages’

Organised by St Mary’s Church in support of the Fairford Festival

  Come and listen to some wonderful stories with storyteller David England
You will find him in the “Story teller’s tent” in the Walnut Tree Field, Fairford, 3:00pm – 4:00pm approx 

For further details ring Maureen (712480)

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 Sunday 1st June  Demonstration Bell Ringing

12:30noon – 2:00pm  in St Mary’s Church, Fairford

 Come along and have a go at ringing the bells with experienced bell ringers

Sorry – NO children under 11 years of age
Further details: Tower Captain (712981)

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Sunday 1st June Tower Visits

 Visit the tower in St Mary’s Church, Fairford

Escorted visits - approximately every 30 minutes Maximum 6 per escorted group.

 £4 per person Sorry – NO children under 11years of age

 Further details: Tower Captain (712981)

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Sunday 1st June  Open Day at the Bowls Club

3:00pm onwards, East End, Fairford

 Come along and watch the experts play bowls!
Men versus Ladies Competition
 Have a go at target indoor bowls!
 Refreshments available

Further details: Jane D’Elia (713025)
Visit the Bowls Club Website

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Sunday 1st June  Fairford Silver Band Centenary Concert

2:00pm – 2:45pm and 3:00pm – 3:45pm

  Also other guests including Chedworth Silver Band

 sponsored by Simplas

 Come along and enjoy this auspicious occasion.
 An ideal opportunity for former members to get together and chat about old times
 and potential new members to make themselves known!
There will also be an old photograph display.

Further details; Cecil Voaden (712251)

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Sunday 1st June  Songs of Praise

4:00pm

 Sponsored by The Ernest Cook Trust.
 Organised by the Churches Together Around Fairford

 A traditional service where all the churches in the area come together,
 with all the people of goodwill to participate in an act of worship.
 Prayers are said and hymns are sung.

 This year special thanks will be given to the Fairford Silver Band
 for the part they have played in Fairford Town for 100years!!!!

Do come and join this annual SONGS OF PRAISE.

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Sunday 1st June  Festival Quiz Night

7:30pm start The Marquee, Walnut Tree Field

  hosted by John Jackson Back by popular demand!!

 Maximum 6 per team. £2 per team member. Prize for winning team - £60!
 Licensed bar! 

Further details from John (712555)

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Saturday 14th June  Jazz Roast

organised by the Friends of Coln House School in support of the Fairford Festival

A fun evening with live entertainment from 8:00pm till late in the grounds of Coln House School

 Braziers / Gazebos / Licensed bar
Ticket price to include lamb roast

Wet weather plan Look out for press releases / fliers / posters nearer the time!
 Also contact 712308

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