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INTERESTING SNIPPETS FROM OUR MEMBERS


Date: 29/07/2015
Source: FICC

The Camping and Caravanning Club (GB)

The National Feast of Lanterns will be held at Houghton Hall in Norfolk/Great Britain from 28 to 31 August 2015 to which F.I.C.C. members will be most welcome.

Some of the highlights of the varied programme of entertainment:

Friday:
• Music by the Folk Dance and Song Group, Club Band, Claire Barker Band and the Country & Western Duo Cardy and Coke
• Falconry display and motor cycle display team stunts by Bolddog Lings FMX Team in the Arena

Saturday:
• Music by the Jonathan Wyatt Big Band and the Club Band
• Fun Dog Show – best sausage catcher and best tail-wagger competition, the East Norfolk Militia brings the Napoleonic Wars to life and the Mardi Gras Parade (Arena).
• Saturday evening, participants light illuminations round their caravans and awnings as well as street scenes.

Sunday:
• Music by the Club Band, the comedy vocalist Brenda Collins, the All Stars Cover Band and Nelson’s Shantymen Folk Band. Claire Barker and the Country & Western Duo provide evening entertainment in the bar.
• Another display by the Militia in the Arena, the Club Band leads a proms session and the evening is rounded off with a torchlight procession.
• Entertainment by “The Shantymen“ and the “Claire Barker Duo“ in the bar.

Monday:
• Procession with club banners and flags and closing ceremony.

Milk, newspapers and fresh bread can be bought on the spot. One can unwind in either of the two bars (WIFI hotspots) and wander round stalls selling local produce or trade stands with attractive offers by Truma, Cadac, Thetford and Whale.

Further information under www.nfol.co.uk