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Please use this forum for all your general UK travelling funfair related messages. Please ensure that your topic title adequately describes the topic, especially important as Where Is? Spotted and eBay links are now included here!

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Showland In The News

Links to news article featuring Showland - Funfairs & Circus!

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Fairground Art

For all aspects of fairground art, traditional or airbrush, examples or discussion.

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Fairground Transport

Any fairground transport topic

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St Helens Tea Weekend Trans... - last post by Andy H

Transport List


  1. AEC,
  2. Atkinson,
  3. Bedford,
  4. DAF,
  5. ERF,
  6. Foden,
  7. Ford,
  8. Iveco,
  9. Leyland,
  10. MAN,
  11. Mercedes,
  12. Renault,
  13. Scammell,
  14. Scania,
  15. Seddon Atkinson,
  16. Volvo,
  17. 'Other',
  18. Transport List Admin

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Ride/Show/Attraction Changes - New Attractions/Rides

Details of buying/selling rides. Details of New UK Travelling rides - with pictures where available.

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Fairground Modelling


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Please use this forum for all aspects of funfair modelling - pictures of your own models are particularly welcome!

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Austin Car - last post by Mark Tate

Current Funfair Reports


  1. Reports Archive,
  2. Fixed Date Fairs

Any funfair reports can be posted here (providing you are reporting from personal knowledge!).

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Non UK Funfairs

Non-UK Funfair posts please. Normal forum rules apply!!

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Uden 2014 (NL) - last post by Wayne Entwistle

Theme / Amusement Parks

For all Theme Park / Amusement Park posts. Normal Forum Rules apply!

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Dreamland, Margate Secures... - last post by Mark Tate

Family Trees

Request for information on Family Trees/History and (hopefully) some answers!!

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Billy Watkins - last post by Tim Lester

Rides List


  1. Rides List Admin Forum,
  2. Acrobat,
  3. Afterburner,
  4. Air Diver,
  5. Air Race,
  6. Arcades,
  7. Ark,
  8. Big Wheel,
  9. Booster,
  10. Break Dance,
  11. Bubble Bounce,
  12. Cakewalk,
  13. Calypso,
  14. Capriolo,
  15. Caterpillar,
  16. Chair-O-Planes,
  17. Chaos,
  18. Cobra / Tornado,
  19. Contact,
  20. Crazy Train,
  21. Disc'O',
  22. Dive Bomber,
  23. Dodgems,
  24. Drop Tower,
  25. Enterprise,
  26. Evolution,
  27. Experience,
  28. Explorer,
  29. Flying Carpet,
  30. Flying Coaster,
  31. Fly-O-Plane,
  32. Frisbee,
  33. Fun Factory,
  34. Fun House,
  35. Gallopers,
  36. Ghost Train,
  37. Happy Sailor,
  38. Helter Skelter,
  39. Hustler,
  40. Ice Rink,
  41. Inversion,
  42. Jet Force,
  43. Jets,
  44. Jolly Tubes,
  45. Jump & Smile,
  46. King Loops,
  47. Loop-O-Plane,
  48. Log Flume,
  49. Magic Carpet,
  50. Matterhorn,
  51. Miami,
  52. Mirror Maze,
  53. Mojo,
  54. Moon Rocket,
  55. Moondance,
  56. Move It,
  57. Octopus,
  58. Orbiter,
  59. Over The Top,
  60. Paratrooper,
  61. Pirate Ship,
  62. Polyp,
  63. Project X,
  64. Quasar,
  65. Power Surge,
  66. Ramba Zamba,
  67. Reverse Bungee,
  68. Rib Tickler,
  69. Rock 'N' Roll,
  70. Rock-O-Plane,
  71. Rodeo,
  72. Roller Coaster,
  73. Rotor,
  74. Round Up,
  75. Scat,
  76. Shake Off,
  77. Simulator,
  78. Skid,
  79. Skymaster,
  80. Smashing Jump,
  81. Speed Flip,
  82. Spinball,
  83. Star Flyer,
  84. Star Shape,
  85. Steam Yachts,
  86. Super Bob,
  87. Super Star,
  88. Superbowl,
  89. Swinging Gyms,
  90. Switchback,
  91. Tagada,
  92. Tango,
  93. Tip Top,
  94. Top Scan,
  95. Top Spin,
  96. Tornado,
  97. Trabant,
  98. Traum Boot,
  99. Tri-Star,
  100. Twin Spin,
  101. Twist,
  102. UFO,
  103. Ultramax,
  104. Wall Of Death,
  105. Waltzer,
  106. X Files Experience,
  107. Zipper

The Rides List - A list of rides currently travelling in the UK.

Please READ the instructions in the Rides List Admin Forum BEFORE posting in any of the lists!

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Personal Announcements / Contact Requests

Births, Deaths, Marriages, Happy Birthday shouts etc, but PLEASE READ the pinned post in the forum for guidance on using this forum! This forum can also be used for "Contact Information" - "Does anyone have an email address/phone number for Mr Showman"

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Dingles 23rd July - last post by Mike Kelly

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Vintage Funfair

Vintage equipment, old rides, history, memories etc - nothing modern please!

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Projects Section

For topics on refurbishment, improvement, rebuild etc to fairground equipment

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Littleboy's Lakin Waltz... - last post by Mark Tate

Living Vans

Funfair & Circus living vans, trailers, caravans - whatever you call them, this is the place to post!

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For collections of photos.

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Photo & Video Requests

Looking for a funfair photo or video? Please post your request in this forum. Make the subject as accurate as you can.

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Video Links

Please post your links to funfair videos ONLY in this forum!

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ID Sought

Please use this forum for all you "Who owns this?" type enquiries

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General Circus Forum

For all your Circus related posts - Normal rules apply. (Now includes Circus Performers & Circus Posters)

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Circus Transport

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Circus Models

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Everything photography - hints, tips, questions and good examples that don't fit our other forums!

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