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  • The origins of the Rushcart are similar to the traditions of rushbearing which survives in Cumbia, but which have evolved in a different way. Rushes were gathered for strewing on […]

    Saddleworth Rushcart

    The origins of the Rushcart are similar to the traditions of rushbearing which survives in Cumbia, but which have evolved in a different way. Rushes were gathered for strewing on […]

  • The noble art of gravy-wrestling is a comparative newcomer to the sporting scene, beginning in 2007. Competitors must wrestle in a 16-foot pool of Lancasire Gravy for 2 minutes and […]

    Stacksteads World Gravy Wrestling Championships

    The noble art of gravy-wrestling is a comparative newcomer to the sporting scene, beginning in 2007. Competitors must wrestle in a 16-foot pool of Lancasire Gravy for 2 minutes and […]

  •   As well as a host of regular regatta events such as races, crab catching, swimming,processions and various other entertainments, the Regatta hosts the annual Giant Pasty Ceremony (which is […]

    Fowey Royal Regatta

      As well as a host of regular regatta events such as races, crab catching, swimming,processions and various other entertainments, the Regatta hosts the annual Giant Pasty Ceremony (which is […]

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