Day Excursions 2019

Straw Bear Festival at Whittlesea
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Departure Date: 12th January 2019

Straw Bear Festival at Whittlesea

Adult: £14.00 | Senior: £13.00 | Child: £10.50

The Festival is the ancient fenland custom of making a straw bear for Plough Monday. The procession is led by the Straw Bear and his keepers and a plough team pulling the plough, followed by numerous dance groups including Morris men and molly, clog and sword dancers, who perform throughout the day. There will be dance displays, music sessions & memorabilia.

Route: K Return to Kettering 17.15hrs approx.

View pick-up points/time

Route K

PICK UP POINT TIME
KETTERING,
London Road
8.30am
BURTON LATIMER,
Wagon & Horses
8.40am
FINEDON,
A6 Near Car Wash
8.50am
IRTHLINGBOROUGH,
The Cross
9.30am
HIGHAM FERRERS,
The Square
9.25am
PICK UP POINT TIME
RUSHDEN,
Orbit Tyres
9.20am
IRCHESTER,
Post Office, Nr Chip Shop
9.15am
WOLLASTON,
Nags Head
9.10am
LITTLE IRCHESTER,
The Cottage
9.05am
WELLINGBOROUGH,
Castle Way
9.00am