20TH WESTLETON BARREL FAIR SUNDAY 17TH AUGUST 2014
ON THE PREVIOUS THURSDAY IN THE VILLAGE HALL WE WILL BE HOLDING THE VERY POPULAR DOC COX MUSIC QUIZ. THIS IS AN EXCITING PRELUDE TO THE WEEKENDS EVENTS WITH VALUABLE PRIZES TO BE WON!!! WE SUGGEST YOU BRING YOUR OWN SUPPER AND THE BARREL FAIR COMMITTEE WILl HAVE DRINKS TO PURCHASE. TEAMS OF 4 PLUS £1.00 PER PERSON.
FROM 6.30 P.M. ON SATURDAY 16TH THE EVENING WILL BEGIN AS USUAL WITH THE CHILDRENS DISCO WITH OUR OWN DJ THE FABULOUS DAMIAN
THIS WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A RETURN VISIT OF 'BUCKSHEE'. THE LAST TIME THEY PLAYED FOR US WE HAD A JOB TO STOP PEOPLE DANCING!! AS USUAL THERE WILL BE A BAR IN THE WHITE HORSE CAR PARK AND HOT FOOD WILL BE AVAILABLE. THE 50/50 RAFFLE AND TICKETS FOR THE DRAW WILL BE ON SALE, FIRST PRIZE FOR THIS SPECIAL YEAR IS £200 SO LOTS OF MONEY TO BE WON.
Return of the donkies, many of you will be pleased that the donkey rides will be taking place again this year. They will be situated at the top end of the green and near to the mobile petting zoo.
We are delighted this year to have 2 very poplular local residents as our guest openers; Barbara Caines and Peter Dennis have agreed to take on the role of Maid and Squire and to welcome you all to the 20th Westleton Barrel Fair. All past Maids and Squires are invited to come along and join the parade for the official opening. Although the stalls open at 11 a.m. the opening will take place at midday and this will be followed by the highly competitive barrel race between the Crown and The white Horse. During the day together with the usual craft stalls and games there will be the Morris Rumburgh Dancers, Random Blues Band, a roving magician/balloon maker, Punch and Judy, music by the tea tent, Samba band, laser chamber, petting zoo and many more races. Hot food and drinks will be available from various stalls throughout the day.