Sunday 23rd

Events are being added as soon as they are confirmed

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.

CASTLE ARTISTS EXHIBITION
at The Public Hall, Station Street, Bishop’s Castle, SY9 5AQ
Time – 10am to 5pm
Around 15 local artists will exhibit in the spacious Public Hall.  They will show “Affordable Art”, which can include paintings, linocuts, watercolours, textiles, ceramics, photography and cards. At times the Mainstone WI will 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
Jock Wright, Abstract Art – Yarborough House, Market Sq.  Time 11am – 4pm
Ellie Tarratt, Pretender to the Throne, Historically inspired ceramics – Opposite the Town Hall.  Time – 10am – 5pm
Jenny Jones, Painter – The Porch House, High Street, SY9 5BE  Time 10am – 4pm
Julia Bath, Mixed Media –  The Old Bakery,  Church Street.  Time 10 am – 4pm
Victoria Heath, Painter – Venue TBC. Time 10am – 4pm
Helen Robinson, Stained Glass Studio – The Old Vicarage, Church Lane. 10am – 5pm
Geraldine Burkill, Painter – 2 Kerry Lane. Time 10am – 5pm

Jane Allard, Weaving  – Kerry Rise, Kerry Green,  SY9 5AR.  Time 10 am – 4pm
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

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 or email suewillmer@mac.com 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

MORRIS DANCING WORKSHOP
at The Three Tuns Inn
Time – 12 noon – 2pm
Exciting, Vigorous, Dynamic & Exhausting simply to watch.  Martha Rhoden’s Tuppenny Dish & Shropshire Bedlams bring energy, skill and a wonderful sense of life enhancing pleasure to the Welsh Border tradition of Morris Dancing.  The workshop will introduce participants to the exhilarating delights of maintaining this unique custom.
Admission Free – Donations to Festival Funds invited.

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a talk by Robert Fowke
at the Church Barn
Time – 2pm
Details to follow
Admission – FREE, donations to festival funds invited.

B.C. ORCHESTRA
at The Three Tuns Inn
Time – 4pm – 6pm
Details to follow
Admission Free – Donations to Festival Funds invited.