St Brandon 1500 Festival
September 15 @ 6:00 pm - September 17 @ 4:00 pm
Friday September 15th at 6pm St Brandon’s Church – Special tickets required for the launch of “St Brandon 1500 Festival” with a preview of the Flower Festival set to music to be a followed by a preview party in the Village Hall at 8pm and the opening of an Illustrated History Exhibition of the Church and its Rectors. A new BAHG book on the church history will also be launched. Ticket includes 2 glasses of wine and a selection of canapes. Tickets can be re-used for further visits to the Flower Festival and Exhibition. Tickets £12.
Saturday September 16th from 10am until 4pm “Son et Fleur” – Flower Festival open to the public in the Church and an History Exhibition in the Village Hall. Admission of £5 to include both venues which will also be valid for Sunday. Refreshments will be on sale at the Village Hall.
Saturday September 16th at 7pm for 7.30pm start – “St Brandon’s Voyage”. An unmissable illustrated lecture by Tim Severin. This will reveal how St Brandon’s leather boat was recreated and sailed to America. Relive Tim’s voyage and encounters as shown in his TV Documentary and recorded in his book. Admission £5.
Sunday September 17th from 10am to 4pm. “Son et Fleur” – Flower Festival open to the public in the Church and History Exhibition in the Village Hall. Admission of £5. Refreshments will be on sale at the Village Hall.
Tickets and information from the Archives Group on 0191 378 0974 or Brancepeth Community Association website. (www.brancepethcommunityassociation.btck.co.uk). Further information: Jim Merrington 01913780952 or firstname.lastname@example.org