Sunday 23rd

 

CASTLE ARTISTS EXHIBITION
at The Public Hall, Station Street, Bishop’s Castle, SY9 5AQ
Time – 10am to 5pm
Around 20 local artists will exhibit in the spacious Public Hall.  They will show “Affordable Art”, which can include paintings, linocuts, watercolours, textiles, ceramics and cards. At times the Mainstone WI will run a Creative Café supplying refreshments and homemade cakes and savouries. Free parking. Full disabled access http://www.castleartists.co.uk
Admission Free – Donations to Festival Funds invited

ARTISTS’ OPEN STUDIOS
Ellie Tarratt, Pretender to the Throne, Historically inspired ceramics – Opposite the Town Hall.  Time – 10am – 5pm
Jane Allard, Weaving  – Kerry Rise, Kerry Green,  SY9 5AR.  Time – 10 am – 4pm
Julia Bath, Mixed Media –  The Old Bakery,  Church Street.  Time – 10 am – 4pm
Helen Robinson, Stained Glass Studio – The Old Vicarage, Church Lane. Time 10am – 5pm
Marian Watson – Handmade silver and gold jewellery, and Paintings – Chapel View, Station Street, SY9 5AQ.  Time 10am – 5pm
Admission Free – Donations to Festival Funds invited

ARTISAN MARKET
at The Town Hall – on both floors
Time – 10am – 4pm
Local artists and crafts people selling their wares, from furniture to jewellery & ceramics to silk.
Admission Free – Donations to Festival Funds invited.

THREE TUNS BREWERY TOURS with Head Brewer Steve Willmer
at Three Tuns Brewery
Time – 11am & 2pm
A chance to have a tour of the oldest licensed brewery in the country and sample some of their award winning beers. Numbers are limited so phone Sue on 01588 630200 to book your place on one of the tours.
Admission Free – Donations to Festival Funds invited

ARTS FESTIVAL SERVICE
at B. C. St. John’s Parish Church
Time – 11am
Special service celebrating the Arts, with a display of hand-made Quilts

GREAT B.C. BAKE OFF Judging and Tea Party
at Bank House B&B
Time – Entries to be submitted between 12 noon and 1 pm. Results: from 3 pm – then let’s all eat cake.
Judges: Nicky Simpson and Gerry Barwell.
Admission – 50p per entry for each category/free for younger bakers (under 16s) Donations for Tea Party with proceeds to Save the SpArC campaign