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27th June 2015 - build update

We set ourselves a target for the demolition of the workshop by the end of June 27th June, it had served its purpose but was blocking the full view of Trumpton

20th June - Windy`s windmill is complete!

Thanks to Elite Access Solutions for the loan of an elevating platform to fit the sails to the mechanism on the windmill. This was a much harder task than we had thought but the result was superb!

13th June 2015 (& 6th June)

Only 9 week's to go!!!

We were hoping to fit the sails to the windmill this weekend but it was too windy and the access equipment was not available. Disapointing because the impact of the sails will be huge. Hopefully we will be all go for next weekend.

Update 30th May 2015

Good progress made on:

The Fire Station

Chris Stacey, Alan Stacey, Mark Keeley and Andrew Morris

Crowning of the Windmill and Clock Tower - Update 23rd May 2015

The weather was perfect for the craning in place of Windy's Windmill and the town hall clock tower. There was no wind and a beautiful blue sky.

We called Brian Smith of KAS Crane Hire a week ago and there was no hesitation for this weekend. Thank You for your ongoing support.

The first to be lifted in place was the windmills top:

May Fair Day and the Carnival with the Cavaliers!

It was a busy day as usual but we had a very enjoyable time. We arrived in the square at 07:00 to get everything ready for the day's proceedings and then retired to the Black Horse for breakfast.

The "dancing" Cavaliers met in the Globe Hotel to change into thier fireman costumes, kindly made by Toni Alexander;

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Bonfire entrance programs and childs wrist bands now on sale

We are pleased to announce that advance tickets / programs are now on sale via the Online Shop and Ticket Sales page.

If you are near Torrington then you can buy them in various locations in town and at the bonfire site.

Advance tickets will allow you to enter the site quicker without having to queue.