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Outdoor Event, Fri 8 - Sat 9 May 2020, free entry


This event has been postponed to reduce the opportunities that it might have given for the coronavirus to spread.

Street entertainment in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of VE Day.

The day includes:

Street parties around the town
Free 1940's style tea party on the Town Square
1940's style dance with the Downham Market Swing Orchestra singers and jive dancers
Raising of the Union Flag and lighting of the Town's Beacon
Military vehicles
Military models from the era

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Dates Times
Fri 8 - Sat 9 May 2020


Free entry

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Downham Market Town Council


Town Centre,
Downham Market,
PE38 9


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Map reference: TF 610031  Lat: 52.60266 Long: 0.37680


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