Celebrations continue at Belong
Belong Newcastle-under-Lyme – the not-for-profit care village on Lower Street incorporating the Belong Heritage Gallery – is continuing celebrations for the 850th anniversary of the borough with a talk about Philip Astley, the father of modern circus, by multi-skilled circus performer, illusionist and historian Andrew van Buren.
Andrew, who comes from generations of circus performers, will talk about the life and achievements of the circus pioneer before take questions from the audience at the event on Wednesday 9 August, starting at 2pm.
Entry is FREE – but places are limited and booking is essential.
Reserve your place for the event which will take place at Belong Newcastle-under-Lyme, Lower Street ST5 2RS, by calling the village reception on 01782 986300.