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BROUGHTON FAMILY FUN DAY
 

Star date: 5th September 2010

Salford Throws A Party In Broughton

Yesterday, Albert Park in Broughton hosted a top family fun day as the sun shone over Salford. There was everything from donkey rides, to a big wheel, to the brilliant Cirque de Salford.

There were exotic animals to hold, arts and crafts, and loads of stalls, including the popular Re-Tracing Salford stand inviting the community to re-trace the lost streets of Salford.

More details and lots of photos here…


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The Broughton Trust's Family Fun Day attracted hundreds of people in Albert Park yesterday. Kids enjoyed the fairground rides and craft stalls, while adults cruised the stalls and tombola. The Cirque de Salford, with its magicians, singers, dancers, balancing artists and comedians proved popular, as it has done all summer while it's toured around Salford's community events.

The photo exhibition, The Chemical and Capricious: A Glimpse Within (see here)had a tent of its own, complete with a word wall showing proper Salford expressions that few outside the Irwell corridor might understand. Meanwhile, Re-Tracing Salford, which collects memories, family snaps and street signs from Salford's lost streets, got a surprise when Dorothy Joy donated a sign from St James St

A fabulous day was had by everyone. Roll on next summer!

 


 

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