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Ancient English traditions on show at Oakes and Shires this weekend

TRANSPORTING visitors back in time to days gone by, the annual Oakes and Shires event is taking place this Saturday (November 17).

TRANSPORTING visitors back in time to days gone by, the annual Oakes and Shires event is taking place this Saturday (November 17).

Held from 11am-3pm at Meriden Park, the day features traditional woodland crafts including willow-weaving, hurdle-making and pole lathe turning for people to try their hand at, as well as the chance to meet the heavy horse or encounter the mythical Green Man. There will also be wildlife walks, falconry and crafts.

Parking is available in Chelmsley Wood town centre car parks.

For more information about the event, call 0121 704 8000.

 

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