Whaplode Medieval Fair wins grant

WHEAT, the Whaplode (England) Heritage and Educational Action Team, is delighted to have received a grant for UKĀ£10,000 from the Awards for All Lottery organization. The grant will help fund a fair marking the anniversary of Edward I's Royal Charter granting the village a fair.

The fair, scheduled for July 4-6, 2008, "will feature medieval re-enactments, archery, falconry demonstrations and 25 fully-equipped tents containing a number of attractions."