Tewkesbury Mop Fair

The coach leaves Tewkesbury Borough Council Offices to take invited guests to the Cross for the wreath laying ceremonies and official opening by Tewkesbury Borough Mayor, assisted by Tewkesbury Town Mayor, Consorts, Macebearers and Town Crier


Borough Mayor Cllr Bruce Stephens and Town Mayor Mrs C A Danter, go head to head at the water horse game. "Every one a winner"

The Mayoress has a go, no luck this time


Success on the 21 stall



Tewkesbury Mop fair covers most of the town centre and has fun and games for all the family. This ride can be seen for several miles away.


Returning by coach to the Borough Council offices for traditional fair food and the presentation of cheques, for the Mayor's charities, from the Showmans Guild. On this occasion, a silver salver was presented from Tewkesbury Town, to Showman Mr Danter, in recognition for all his service to Tewkesbury over a considerable number of years.