Witham International Puppet Festival 2015
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Welcome to the 2016 Witham International Puppet Festival

Witham Town Council is delighted to present the annual International Puppet Festival. A fantastic day is planned for you with something for everyone to enjoy, all presented in the area in and around the two shopping precincts of the Grove and Newlands and the High Street.

The theme of this year’s Puppet Festival is ‘Magic and Mystery’, look out for the town centre businesses who have decorated their windows accordingly.  New for 2016 all Witches and Wizards are invited to come along in costume and enter the Fancy Dress Competition, judging at 1.40 pm opposite the Library. 

Free craft workshops will take place throughout the day opposite the Library in Newland Street.  A full programme of storytelling for younger visitors to the festival will take place in the Library.

Cofunds is, once again, delighted to support Witham Town Council with the sponsorship of Titan the Robot.

Particular thanks must go to our sponsors and partners;

• Acacia Business Services
• Advance Digital Graphics
• Avenue Road Consultants
• Boots • Braintree District Council
• Bright & Sons • Bright Spark Faces
• Cofunds • Compliant Solutions Ltd
• Crofters Wine Bar and Dining Rooms
• Donovan’s Ice Cream • Ellis Amusements
• Feathers Witham • Gershwin Park Nursery
• Mama Dells • Morrisons
• New River Retail – Newlands Centre
• Peking Chef Chinese Takeaway
• Tesco • The Grove Centre
• The White Hart Hotel • Thomas Cook
• Visions of Witham • Witham Chamber of Commerce
• Witham and District Lions Club
• Witham Library • WitLet


Thank you to all our sponsors and supporters who have helped to create this year's Witham International Puppet Festival

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