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1940s Weekend

Dust off your dancing shoes for a weekend of vintage glamour at this award-winning event. We pull out all the stops to bring you live music and entertainment, historical exhibitions, action packed battle re-enactments and more, all from the glory days of Britain’s finest hour!

Highlights include:

  • Live performances from ENSA entertainers like Paul Harper, Don Gentile, The Rum & Cola girls and more.
  • Battle re-enactments
  • Live music and dancing
  • Military and vehicle displays
  • Interactive characters from ’Allo, ‘Allo
  • Fashion and memorabilia stalls
  • Performances from Magician (and Spiv supreme) Jez Mansfield
  • Spitfire and Messerschmitt display
  • Spitfire flypast Saturday afternoon
  • Historical displays and talks
  • Military parade in Ramsbottom, Sunday
  • Winston Churchill impersonator
  • Themed stations
  • Vintage craft activities
  • Afternoon cream tea experience

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