RALLY No XX Thursday 29th June - Monday 3th July 2023
Winchester Hat Fair
The Site: Winchester Rugby Football Club, North Walls Park, Hillier Way, Winchester.
The Winchester Hat Fair is the UK's longest running festival of Street Theatre, comedy, and music. It is held in Winchester over the weekend and pre-covid the streets were filled with performers of every kind with a hat out for your silver coins. In 2021 this was a ticketed event held in the North Walls Recreation Ground which is adjacent to the rally. In 2022 it is hoped that Covid restrictions will be eased enough for the return to the streets but it was still a good event and very entertaining.
Our host, Jim Yeoman, may also put on a a Friday curry for us and Sunday Breakfast. Please indicate if interested on the form.
Price for Friday Curry & Pudding £10-00 +VAT = £12-00
Price for Sunday breakfast £7-50 + VAT = £9-00
Rally Commences: Thursday 15:00 and closes at Monday 14:00 Limit: 50
Post Code: SO23 7SU
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Route. From junction 9 of the M3 (Winnal roundabout) take the A34 exit to Newbury. After approx. 0.8 miles take the right hand lane and follow the A33 towards Basingstoke. Take first left, signposted Kingsworthy, into Worthy Road. Go pass the Cart and Horses PH on your right and follow road for approx. 1.1 miles. Turn left into Russell Road, then turn right into Oglander Road, then turn left into Hillier Way and continue onto site entrance. Watch out for EH Centre signs.
Rally officer: John & Sharon Dunn
Tel No: 02380 845 415 Mobile: 07413 009 059
Assistants: Les & Amy Parfitt Mobile: 079989 973 284
Costs (inc VAT): Nightly Charge £12-00