Gressenhall history fair date announced

Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse will be holding its 2009 History Fair on Monday, May 25. Local historical societies and organisations from all over Norfolk will be taking part and there will be a strong element of enactment featuring the East Norfolk Militia, Mannered Mob - re-enacting the life of the poor in the 18th century together with displays from Backwoods Falconry and historical craft demonstrations.

Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse will be holding its 2009 History Fair on Monday, May 25.

Local historical societies and organisations from all over Norfolk will be taking part and there will be a strong element of enactment featuring the East Norfolk Militia, Mannered Mob - re-enacting the life of the poor in the 18th century together with displays from Backwoods Falconry and historical craft demonstrations. The day starts at 10am and finishes at 5pm.

Admission prices are: Adult �8.10, concession �6.90, young person (5 -16yrs) � 5.80, under fours free.

For further information about the event or if you would like a stall on the day contact Alison Tebbit, events co-ordinator, Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse, Gressenhall, Dereham, Norfolk NR20 4DR .

Email alison.tebbit@norfolk.gov.uk or telephone 01362 869259.

Website: www.museums.norfolk.gov.uk

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