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Tower Circus’s Most Talented competition

Students from Blackpool Circus School took part in the Tower Circus’s Most Talented competition. Along with 8 other acts from around the UK the students presented their acts. Holly Johnstone with her Gymnastic Dance Display and the Easy Riders with Juggling, Unicycling and most novel Juggling on the Unsupported Ladder by Jamie Lee Coldham. Quoted […]

Busy time at Circus School

A busy 2 months for the School, not only have attendances increased at Highfield Circus Club on Wenesday evenings, Many bookings have been undertaken. Thornton Cleveleys Gala. Workshop with Roger and Lee yiang Arnold School Charity Fun day. Workshops with our students Blackpool Council employees day at the Winter Gardens. Entertainment by our students. Preston […]

The Poulton-Le-Fylde Annual Gala

Our Circus students score again at the Poulton-Le-Fylde Annual Gala. Five of our students rode unicycles and juggled with clubs, balls and diabolos as the parade wound its way through the streets of Poulton.  The crowd was amazed to see such youngsters performing with the level of ability that they showed. When they arrived at […]

Blackpool Circus School Open Evening

The first open evening for Blackpool Circus School was a great success. Parents and members of the public were treated to an outstanding display by Circus students followed by the presentation of achievement certificates. Frank Carson also presented a cheque for £1000 to Trustees of the Circus School. The event took place at Highfield Humanities […]

Adults only Circus skills classes

In conjunction with Blackpool Life, Blackpool Circus School are starting a 5 week course of juggling classes at Bispham High School stating on 19th May from 7:00 to 8:30 pm. The 5 week course costs only £25 and includes juggling, diablo, devil sticks and unicycle tuition.The course is backed by Blackpool Life, an initiative to […]

You are never too young to learn new tricks!

Take Buddi the clown, he decided that he wanted to add juggling to his many talents. He joined the Circus club at Highfield School on Wednesdays even though he is in his eighties! A few years ago he suffered throat cancer and has to speak through a device in his throat. He visits Schools on […]

Bispham High School opens new north wing building

Blackpool Circus School took part in the opening of the new north wing building at Bispham High School. Mrs Joan Humble MP declared the building open on Friday, 8th April. The Circus students from Beacon, Arnold and Stanley Junior schools took part in a presentation to mark the opening. It is hoped that the Circus […]

Donation helps fund equipment purchase

On Friday the 1st April a cheque for £450 was presented to George Holden, Honorary Secretary of Blackpool Circus School. The cheque was presented by Dr Steven Reid, Assistant Grand Master for the Masons. The award was bid for by John Topping, Deputy Head of Bispham High School. He applied to the West Lancashire Community […]

Arnold School Visit

30 January 2005 was the date for the annual visit by Blackpool Circus School to Arnold School. Every year a Sunday is set aside for Arnold pupils to experience the fun of the Circus in their sports hall. The children had the opportunity to try their skills at Juggling, wire walking, unicycling and for the […]