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The Gooseberry Pie, baked by Hallett’s The Bakers, will travel by steam railway to Churston Station, arriving at around 12-noon.
The usual procession will leave Churston Station about 12:30 pm, follow Greenway Road to the village, and end 30 minutes later at the Manor Inn.
Here, the Reverend Ian Blyde will bless the Gooseberry Pie, and then Lieutenant Jim Correia of the US Navy will declare the Fair open.
The events shown below are believed correct at the time of going to press.
In and around Stoke Gabriel Road and The Manor Inn:
Slices of Gooseberry Pie
The Manor Inn outside bar and barbecue
Range of stalls and amusements
Local food and drink market
Refreshments, ice creams
Children’s shows in The Manor Inn Pool Room
Music from local pipers and brass band
Folk music from the Barnacles
Lesley Presley, Elvis act
Balloons and magic from Lez The Clown
Devon Army Cadets and the popular ducking stool
In and around Greenway Road and the Village Halls:
Village Institute Hall local art and History Group exhibitions
Barn Chapel Hall cream teas
Primary School Hall children’s games and entertainment
Galmpton traditional & swing jazz band
Steam traction engine
Falconry and birds of prey
The Fair will officially close around 5:00 pm. Churston with Galmpton Ward