Welcome to the Calverhall and Ightfield Family Day 2009 page. This page will change frequently as more and more shows, stalls and events are confirmed. Plans are well underway and I am pleased to be able to start listing items already. As you will see below, there is loads happening this year and it promises to be even bigger and better than before.

The day wil begin at 12 noon and will be opened by TV's Steve Leonard

Please click on the links below to download posters and booking forms

Craft Fair Booking form Family Day Poster Dog Show Poster

Tom and Tillys Tom Foolery - absolute chaos and mayhem with the amazing (almost) flying robin reliant, if it can go wrong it will for this great family attraction.

Mid Wales Falconry will be here with many birds for you to see and also demonstrating flight and hunting skills of these amazing birds.

Whitchurch Dog Display Team will be back again to show just how easy it is to train your dog (haha they haven't seen mine!!) Some of the control and agility these lovely animals show is just amazing to watch.

Celidh Band - keeping us entertained all day, feel free to dance around the field, we won't take the mickey too much!!

Pinxton Puppets - Bringing Punch and Judy style childrens entertainment in to the present day. Fantastic fun for the whole family. Free shows throughout the day. Click here for more information from the Pinxton Puppets website.


Dog Show - Entries from 11.30am

Horse and Pony Show - from 10.00 am

Car boot sale - Opens 10.00am (£5 per car - £7 per van)

Rodeo Bull

Chidrens Quad Bikes

Giant inflatable slide

Bungee Trampoline

Fire Engine

Huge Craft Tent (I will be listing all of the stalls soon)

Coconut Shy

Tug of War

Helicopter from RAF Shawbury

Stationary Engines

North Shropshire Hounds

Plant Stall

Home made refreshments

Ducking Stool

Shropshire Air Cadet Band

Face painting

Circus skills side show

Burgers, Hotdogs and Farmhouse Ice Creams

The Craft Tent is filling up and below is a list of what to expect on the day. There are still some places left, if you wish to reserve a table please use the form linked above.

Cards & paper products
Watercolour Paintings
Usborne books for children
Handmade Bags, accessories & textile jewellery
Handmade Childrens Fleeces
Pampered Chef, Kitchen, Entertaining
Italian & Scaninavian Childrens Clothes
Phoenix cards
Pick & Mix Confectionary
1/2 price new books
Dolls & Toys
Hand made cards & sequin art
Jewellery & giftware
Flower Arrangements including demos
Costume Jewellery, Handbags, Scarfs, Cufflinks
Baltic amber jewellery
Tophouse Ice Cream, Donation
Calverhall WI
childrens Novelties
Handicrafts from Kenya
Sweets & Candyfloss


As soon as I get confirmation of other activities I will add the details to this page, so keep checking back and I hope to see you there on the day!