SearchResult
Your Results
The search for "egremont crab fair" returned 38 hits
Next
12

The Whitehaven carnival and parade 2017. Darling Manor

The Civic Hall and Solway hall princess Rebecca Crellin and attendants Leighton Kelly,Harry Giles,Willow Richardson and Kally Adams

The Moky Fit superheroes

The youngest sweep in town Benjamin Spencer (7 months) and Mum Abi

Ignite dancers with their Rhythmic Rio

Pop Steps perform their dance routine to the audience

The retiring carnival queen and ladies in waiting (l to r) Rianne Johnstone, Katrina George and Megan Arins

Whitehaven carnival queen Ellie Bristow

Orgill School ,Egremont at the carnival factory with Willy Wonka

Cowper dancers

Egremont Crab Fair with all things fairytale and fantasy


          The Whitehaven carnival and parade 2017. Darling Manor
The Whitehaven carnival and parade 2017. Darling Manor
Hundreds cheer on Whitehaven Carnival
Willy Wonka met Aladdin as Whitehaven Carnival made its way through the town's streets in a sea of colour.

Egremont Crab Fair - World Gurning Championship

 Egremont Crab Fair - World Gurning Championship
Egremont Crab Fair - World Gurning Championship
Volunteers needed for three big Egremont events
Volunteers are needed to help out at three big events coming up in Egremont.

Dicky Dippinson (photo by Jim Davis)

Greg Cook

 Dicky Dippinson (photo by Jim Davis)
Dicky Dippinson (photo by Jim Davis)
Crab Fair comedy night welcomes circuit favourites
AHEAD of this autumn's 750th anniversary Egremont Crab Fair, there have been a series of special events taking place.

Main Street, Egremont

Photo: Google Streetview

 Main Street, Egremont Photo: Google Streetview
Main Street, Egremont Photo: Google Streetview
Town council leads project to regenerate Egremont Main Street
New flower baskets, planters and litter bins are being installed in Egremont in a bid to improve the Main Street.

Johnny Cash Roadshow

Johnny Cash Roadshow

 Johnny Cash Roadshow
Johnny Cash Roadshow
Johnny Cash Roadshow revives country legend's classics
THE music of the most celebrated country musician of all-time will be heard on stage in West Cumbria this May.
Meet the shortlist in the Community Choices campaign
Meet the shortlisted organisations vying for your vote in our Community Choices campaign.
Time to vote for your favourite worthy cause in the Community Choices campaign
You can make a difference to worthy causes operating in Allerdale and Copeland who hope to win funding through the first Community Choices campaign.
Option to vote in Community Choices is just the ticket!
All aboard! Why not hop on the bus to support your favourite worthy causes in the inaugural Community Choices campaign?
Superhero swoops in to support Egremont Crab Fair food festival bid
Superman stopped off in Egremont to help primary school students support a bid to bring Taste Cumbria to the Crab Fair.
Community Choices shortlist revealed – and now it's time to vote
It's time to reveal the shortlist of worthy causes operating in Allerdale and Copeland who hope to win funding through the first Community Choices campaign.

Orgill students Ellie Redshaw, Molly Pater, Carlton Atkinson, Matilda Rogers and Sophie Smith

 Orgill students Ellie Redshaw, Molly Pater, Carlton Atkinson, Matilda Rogers and Sophie Smith
Orgill students Ellie Redshaw, Molly Pater, Carlton Atkinson, Matilda Rogers and Sophie Smith
Orgill Primary School pupils win gymnastics competition
Talented gymnasts from Orgill are celebrating after taking first place in a primary school competition.
Thousands raised for anniversary Egremont Crab Fair as Johnny Cash tribute comes to town
More than £3,000 has been raised for this year’s anniversary Egremont Crab Fair - and even more is set to roll in as a Johnny Cash tribute comes to town.

Lena Hogg

 Lena Hogg
Lena Hogg
£10,000 Crab Fair windfall
Anniversary Crab Fair celebrations have received a boost after the town council donated £10,000 to the cause.

Egremont Crab Fair Santa on tour around the town.

 Egremont Crab Fair Santa on tour around the town.
Egremont Crab Fair Santa on tour around the town.
Sleigh bells ring as Santa and pupils help Crab Fair team
Sleigh bells have been ringing across Egremont as Santa and his elves spent a week visiting children to hear their Christmas wishes.
Two more stops in Egremont for fundraising Santa
SANTA'S sleigh will complete its trip around Egremont this week to help raise money for the anniversary Crab Fair.

Niamh Rudd meets the fire service's mascot Welephant

Sisters Brianna and Olivia Gardener with Santa and two of his elves

Richard Hitchin has fun on the roundabout

Siblings Sophie and Lewis Whittaker with Jo Haigh who was the Elvin face painter

 Niamh Rudd meets the fire service's mascot Welephant
Niamh Rudd meets the fire service's mascot Welephant
Santa and Welephant entertain at Egremont Fire Station
A winter wonderland descended upon Egremont as Santa and his helpers brought festive fun to a fire service fundraiser.
40 reasons why you should celebrate Cumbria Day!
Happy Cumbria Day! Here are our 40 reasons why the county is a great place to live and reasons why we should be proud of the area.
Santa to support anniversary Crab Fair
SANTA'S sleigh will visit Egremont this month to help raise money for the anniversary Crab Fair.
Egremont fire station to become winter wonderland
Firefighters will transform the town's fire station into a winter wonderland to celebrate Christmas.
Red Lion pub to become hotel
A DERELICT building on the Market Place is set to become a hotel - and work should get underway next year.

Mark Summers performs Elvis Legacy

Mark Summers performs Elvis Legacy

 Mark Summers performs Elvis Legacy
Mark Summers performs Elvis Legacy
Acclaimed Elvis act to boost Crab Fair coffers
AN award-winning Elvis tribute act will be performing live in Egremont next week to raise funds for the town's historic Crab Fair.
Elvis tribute to start anniversary Crab Fair fundraising
AN ELVIS tribute will help to raise funds for Egremont Crab Fair's 750th anniversary.

Atlas of Oddities, a new children's non-fiction book, includes Egremont Crab Fair.

 Atlas of Oddities, a new children's non-fiction book, includes Egremont Crab Fair.
Atlas of Oddities, a new children's non-fiction book, includes Egremont Crab Fair.
New children's atlas features Crab Fair
An entertaining children's atlas showing off unusual and interesting traditions has included Egremont's Crab Fair.
Committee members needed for Crab Fair's 750th year
New members are needed to help Egremont's Crab Fair committee plan for next year's 750th anniversary.

MIKE MCKENZIE

Former champion: Tommy Mattinson pipped at the post

Open and Shutt case: Daniel Shutt

Kitty Brucknell

U15 winner: Ben Caine, right, at the wrestling ring on the showfield

Lessons in life: Westlakes Academy teacher Alex Price (in black) takes on Andrew Carlisle

In good voice: Jackie Todhunter won the hunting songs contest at the Egremont Crab Fair

Bill Moffatt from Whitehaven: Won the hunting horn contest

PHOTOS: All the fun of the crab fair
Revellers flocked from as far as London and Glasgow to compete in the World Gurning Championships at Egremont Crab Fair but it was Adrian - from Coventry - who claimed the title.

Gurning pupils at St Bridget's School, Egremont

 Gurning pupils at St Bridget's School, Egremont
Gurning pupils at St Bridget's School, Egremont
Crab Fair kicks off in style
REVELLERS flocked to Egremont last night as the 749th Crab Fair got under way with live music and a fancy dress wheelbarrow race.

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

Gurning fun

 Gurning fun
Gurning fun
Egremont Crab Fair returns to town
Thousands of revellers are expected to pour into Egremont as the Crab Fair returns for its 749th year.

The three Raku bowls cause the sawdust to burst in to flame after being taking out of the kiln for the smoking process during the Raku firing and glazing workshop.

George King inspects the Raku bowl he helped to clean after the smoking process.

Margie Foots and Pam Eilbeck show us the Other World masterpieces they created during the art and painting workshop.

Brothers Oliver, left and George King with two of the Raku bowls made during the Raku firing and glazing workshop.

Siobhan Miles-Moore gets help from youngster Oliver King to clean the burned sawdust from Raku bowl after the smoking process.

 The three Raku bowls cause the sawdust to burst in to flame after being taking out of the kiln for the smoking process during the Raku firing and glazing workshop.
The three Raku bowls cause the sawdust to burst in to flame after being taking out of the kiln for the smoking process during the Raku firing and glazing workshop.
Artists get creative for C-Art in Egremont
RAKU firing and drawing workshops were held in Egremont as artists got creative for C-Art.

Last year's World Gurning Champion Gordon Blacklock.

 Last year's World Gurning Champion Gordon Blacklock.
Last year's World Gurning Champion Gordon Blacklock.
Action-packed weekend planned for Crab Fair
STUNT shows, live music and gurning are all part of the entertainment as Egremont Crab Fair returns for its 749th year.

Egremont Crab Fair's greasy pole

 Egremont Crab Fair's greasy pole
Egremont Crab Fair's greasy pole
Share Egremont memories at De Lucy Centre
SHARE your memories and view old pictures of Egremont Crab Fair each Tuesday next month.
Next
12