28th – 30th September 2018


Located at various locations around the town will be a selection of Swing and Sing a Long entertainers including – Joules Noble (Harmony Bell), The Blue Bird Bells, Johnny Victory, John Hughes – the Singing Farmer, Moonlight Serenade, George Formby Experience, Kitten Von Mew

Also the following choirs / vocal groups – Castle Belles, Nostalgia, Land Girls Choir.

Some of the acts appearing this weekend

1940s  PARADE

Parade through town Saturday 29th September at Midday. Reenactors to assemble at Cafe Inglenook in Union Street at 11.45am

The Bluebird Belles | 1940s & Vintage Vocal Harmony Trio

The Bluebird Belles are a professional 1940s & Vintage vocal harmony trio from the West Midlands, England. Inspired by The Andrews Sisters and specialising in retro sounds from the 1920s right up to the present day, this glamorous, authentic girl group cater to your specific needs, bringing vintage glamour to your wedding, event or private party. The girls perform nationwide, including Birmingham, London, Manchester and beyond, and will perform internationally.

Appearing Sunday 1st October,

Hall Street Stage between 12 noon and 5.30pm


Having made a major impact in 2016 this iconic aircraft will be making a return appearance Sunday 30th September on Carpark at rear of Town Hall. (to be confirmed)


Always a popular attraction wherever they go, with their displays of Bevin Boys, Nursery, Household Goods, Home Guard, wedding dresses made from parachute silk, and much more.

Can be found in the Corn Exchange (Ground Floor of Town Hall). Other displays can also be found alongside stalls and a Vintage Hairdresser on first floor of Town Hall.