Sat 23 June 2-5pm – HADLEIGH HISTORY FAIR – family event
Hadleigh History Fair — Saturday June 23rd, 2pm to 5pm at Hadleigh Old Fire Station (HOFS)Organised by the Hadleigh & Thundersley Community Archive.
There will be displays about Hadleigh’s past, experts to talk to and costumed characters to meet (including Cunning Murrell). Essex County Council’s Legacy Team will be there too, to talk about plans for improving Hadleigh Country Park.
To tie in with the Olympics, there will be a gala Teddy Bear Parachuting Event from the top of the Firemen’s Training Tower and children (young and old) are invited to compete by making a parachute for a favourite toy bear. Certificates for all participants and prizes for some!
Music will be provided by the Yardarm Folk Orchestra and Hadleigh Voices Community Choir.
Admission is free. (Parking available in Morrisons)
For more information about Hadleigh history, see www.hadleighhistory.org.uk.