Day Trips October 2017

Tavistock's Goosey Fair October 2017

Goosey Fair

Wednesday 11th October

   

Enjoy Tavistock's biggest day of the year

            

The coach will leave Bristol (Anchor Road) at 9.00am

or you can board earlier at your local Pick-up Point

  

Today the pubs in Tavistock will all have goose on the menu!

  

 

We'll make a short 'comfort' stop at Taunton Deane Services

and please bring a coffee back onto the coach

if you wish to enjoy it on the journey

 

The annual Goose Fair in Tavistock dates back to the early 12th Century,

when a Michaelmas Fair held every September provided the

opportunity for trading, and was also a social event

for the farmers wives and daughters

 

The name Goose Fair came about as farmers brought their geese ready

for fattening for Christmas, and the only other Goose Fair,

is in Nottingham which as the same origins

             

We'll arrive back in Bristol at around 7.30pm

  

£21.95

 

To book phone

01225 444422

or book on-line below