2017 Fair Timetable
2.00 pm Procession See their Lordships & Ladyships, the brave Knights and the beautiful Maidens of the parish
2.05 pm Crowning of the May Queen Which one of our delightful maidens will take the honour?
2.20 pm Maypole Dancing In time honoured tradition
2.50 pm Squires and their Terriers The excitement of terrier racing
Also at this time the Timeline Choir will be performing in the Church
3.30 pm Children’s Races Who will represent Abinger in the Grand Tournament?
4.00 pm Pig Racing Six rare breed pigs (sponsored by local pubs!), ranging from Tamworths to Gloucester Old Spots to Saddlebacks to Berkshires to Oxford sandy and blacks, will fill the arena with their amusing antics. The handlers encourage them down the track by shaking a bucket of food and the pigs hurl themselves over the hurdles in their rush to be the first to the bucket
4.50 pm Grand Raffle Prize Draw
First Prize: Belmont Luxury Medieval Hamper
Second Prize: £200 worth of Flight Centre Vouchers
Third Prize: A Gliding Experience at Lasham Gliding Club
Fourth Prize: £200 car service at Meadvale Motors, Redhill
Fifth Prize: £100 worth of Phase Eight Vouchers
Sixth Prize: 1 night B&B stay at The Plough Coldhabour
...more prizes from Giggling Squid, Abinger cookery school, The Abinger Hatch, The Vineyard, Hobbledown, Art, paint balling, the famous local Jacobs Sheep Throw
Plus many other great prizes worth hundreds of pounds.