Activites at Home
More than just a fair
We think that the fun of the fair shouldn’t end when you leave us at the end of your day. So we’ve created some fun activities to keep the kids busy, perfect for a rainy day.
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We would like to celebrate, support and appreciate our NHS staff and all the other key workers out there that are fighting COVID-19 on the front line. A special shoutout also to Amber and Yasmine two of our family members who work in the NHS. Amber is a Midwife and...
What is a Scammell Truck? Scammell trucks were made in Britain between 1921 and 1988 and were used for lots of different tasks, including being used by the war by the army. Some people say they are the best name in commercial British road transport. When war broke out...
When you ride on the Gallopers (or carousel) it’s always a lot of fun choosing which horse to ride on. When they were built you could sometimes find a whole range of animals including pigs and zebras. Some even have seats on them. On our Gallopers ride many of the...
Whilst the fun of the fair is certainly colourful, there’s much more to this historic steam powered fun fair. Find out more of what makes the fair work with our puzzles and learning activities.
There are some phrase and words associated with English fun fairs. How many of these do you know about? Read about the meanings and then see how many you can find in our word search. Dodgem Dodgems cars were popular from the 1920s onwards – who could resist the idea...
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Activites at the fair
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