Welshpool 1940s Weekend

Welshpool 1940s Weekend

Welshpool, UK

Don't miss the Welshpool 1940s Weekend, a nostalgic journey back in time filled with heartwarming tributes and lively entertainment. Join us for the Spirit of Blitz Variety Show on Friday, September 29th, at 2 PM in the Welshpool Town Hall. Tickets start from £6.50 for a touching tribute to the indomitable spirit of wartime Britain, featuring beloved stars like Vera Lynn, Arthur Askey, and many more. Later that evening, indulge in an Evening of Fish 'n' Chips at Church House, Welshpool, at 7:30 PM. For £12.50, enjoy a delicious fish and chip supper followed by a non-stop Cockney singalong and wartime favorites with Johnny Victory and the Castle Belles Ladies Choir.

Throughout the weekend, immerse yourself in the atmosphere of the 1940s with a Tea Dance on Saturday, September 30th, and the Blitz Ball later that evening, featuring the Ashby Little Big Band and guest singers. Experience the charm of vintage attractions, including Spitfire displays, re-enactors, and a children's vintage fun fair. Enjoy live entertainment throughout the weekend from acts like The Ronnies, Moonlight Serenade, and more. Wrap up the weekend with a special Closing Concert at the Methodist Church on Sunday, October 1st, featuring the Guilsfield Singers. Don't forget to explore the commemorative benches in the Memorial Garden, marking significant anniversaries of World War events. Join us for a weekend of nostalgia, celebration, and remembrance.

What to Expect:

  • Spirit of Blitz Variety Show featuring tribute acts of beloved stars
  • Evening of Fish 'n' Chips with Cockney singalong
  • Tea Dance and Blitz Ball with live music and dancing
  • Vintage attractions including Spitfire displays and re-enactors
  • Live entertainment throughout the weekend with various performers
  • Closing Concert featuring the Guilsfield Singers
  • Commemorative benches in the Memorial Garden marking significant World War anniversaries.
29 Sep 2023 - 30 Sep 2023
10:00 AM to 05:00 PM


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