Life On The Holme Front 1940's Weekend
Holme Village, Peterborough
There is a whole host of attractions at the 1940s weekend including:
Tank Ride & Vintage Bus Rides (457th Memorial site, Airfield)
Wide range of stalls
1940s style ploughing
Vintage military vehicles
Wartime cinema showing footage from British, USA and Canadian forces (Village Hall)
Battle of Britain Memorial Fly Past (TBC)
1940s dance - Booking essential, limited tickets available (Saturday)
Bar and hot food
Activities at the village school
Holmewood Hall open with displays and tea room
Hair raid shelter (1940s hairdressers - booking advisable)
Tea dance (Sunday)
Memorial march and wreath laying ceremony (Sunday)
Do you want to get involved?
This event couldn't happen without all the input from all the exhibitors, re-enactors and the people of Holme village.
If you would like to have a static display/stall at the event please download and complete the Static Display Form.
Re-enactors play a vital role in the whole 1940s weekend adding a great atmosphere and authenticity to the event. We welcome individuals or groups. Please download and complete the Re-enactors Booking Form.
Vintage Vehicles or Stationary Engines
Vintage vehicles always generate interest at the 1940s weekend. If you would like to bring a long a vehicle please download and complete a Vintage Vehicle Booking Form.
As with the vintage vehicles, tractors and ploughs from the era are always great to see. If you have a vintage tractor or plough that you would like to bring along please download and complete the Tractor Booking Form.
Contact Details and further information
Holme village is just south of Peterborough in Cambridgeshire close to the A1(M). Post code for sat navs is PE7 3PA.
Paul Archer (general enquiries including press enquiries)
Tel: 07860 342163
Chris Cardell (general enquiries and dance tickets)
Tel: 07887 817031
Re-enactors and Groups
10.00 - 16.00, 10.00 - 16.00
Holme Village, Holme, Peterborough, PE73PA
Disclaimer: This event is not organised by BritEvents, and we cannot be held responsible for the accuracy of the information provided, errors, or omissions. Always check the information provided before you book tickets.
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