Charter Day is back!

Honiton Charter Day. The Tudor Dance Group gave a dance demonstration outside St Paul's Church to op

Honiton Charter Day. The Tudor Dance Group gave a dance demonstration outside St Paul's Church to open the day's events. Ref mhh 4960-31-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton - Credit: Archant

Honiton is gearing up to host its annual Charter Day celebrations this month - and there is a host of fun attractions on offer.

Honiton Charter Day. The Honiton Twirlstars gave a demonstration of their dance routines. Ref mhh 49

Honiton Charter Day. The Honiton Twirlstars gave a demonstration of their dance routines. Ref mhh 4990-31-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton - Credit: Archant

This year’s event is being held on Saturday, July 23, and a day of entertainment is promised to every visitor.

From 9am to 4pm, there will be a traditional market in High Street, complete with music, dancing and theatrical entertainment. A charity market will also be held from 10am to 4pm, in Northcote Lane.

Honiton and District Lions Club will be providing attractions at Allhallows Field from 10am to 4pm, including a classic car rally.

There will also be a family fun dog show, arena displays by Honiton Gymnastics Club, a performance from local dance group - including Twirlstars - and children’s rides.

Honiton Charter Day. Yvonne Ward with her pedal cars at the Lions Club car rally. Ref mhh 5012-31-15

Honiton Charter Day. Yvonne Ward with her pedal cars at the Lions Club car rally. Ref mhh 5012-31-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton - Credit: Archant


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Food and drink can be purchased on the field as well.

The day will be capped off with a concert at Millennium Green in Honiton. Live music will be provided by Honiton Town Band.

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Attendees are asked to take a picnic blanket and their own seating.

Refreshments will be provided and people can chance their arm in a raffle.

Honiton Charter Day 2014. Town crier Dave Retter and Beth Sillitoe from the Honiton Pantomime Societ

Honiton Charter Day 2014. Town crier Dave Retter and Beth Sillitoe from the Honiton Pantomime Society try their hand at bell ringing in St Paul's church. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref mhh 9716-31-14AW. To order your copy of this photograph go to www.midweekherald.co.uk and click on Photo Orders - Credit: Archant

Further information about Honiton Charter Day can be found on the Lions club’s website - www.honitonlions.org.uk

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