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Oral History Interviews – Fair

Listen below to audio clips taken from interviews conducted by our volunteers with the community reflecting on 800 years of Loughborough’s fair.

Anthony Jarrom

Anthony talks about the sideshows at the fair

Photo provided by Loughborough Library Local Studies Volunteers

John Barker

John talks about sneaking out to go to the fair

Photo provided by John Barker

Mick Jackson

Mick talks about living accommodations & moving the caravans in

Photo provided by Loughborough Library Local Studies Volunteers

Mitchell Henderson

Mitchell talks about his daughter & ride prices

Photo provided by Mitchell Henderson

Mike Jones

Mike talks about why the fair was special to him

Photo provided by Mike Jones