Thomas Jones' fun house at Alvaston Park Fun Day, one of many recent Derbyshire fairs. Photo: Paul Meynell

From carnivals to Wakes, Showmen kept busy at Derbyshire fairs

A round-up of recent Derbyshire fairs at Mickleover, the Caribbean Carnival in Derby, Alvaston Park, Selston, Shirland Wakes Fair, Clowne Villa Park, The Big 1, and Matlock. Mickleover David Cox and his tenants were at Mickleover for the first of the Derbyshire fairs over the week …

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