Entries by yuri

Circus School Stars shine in North Pier Charity show

On Sunday 24th October, five students of Blackpool Circus School appeared on the North Pier Blackpool in an annual Charity show staged by Tony Jo. They were James Wade, Jamie-Lee Coldham, Martyn Hawkins, Thomas Senior and Daniel Tate-Pots. Also on the bill were Joe longthorne, Frank Carson, Mick Miller, Joey Blower, Billy Pierce and Duncan […]

Record attendance at Highfield Circus Club

Despite the heavy rain, Wednesday night Circus club at Highfield attracted a great number of members and new students. Although Roger Mireles was away on holiday, Jose Hermida was back after a period missing through poor health. Another welcome participant was “Slava” a Russian juggler who was in “Eclipse” at the Pleasure beach for a […]

Highfield Humanities Community day 2010

Circus workshop for the Highfield Humanities community day featured a number of our students taking to the outside stage to demonstrate their Circus skills. The photo above shows Martyn Hawkins 12, Jamie-Lee Coldham 20 and James Wade 20 rehearsing for their part in the demonstration. Other participants were Thomas Senior, Danial Tate-Pots and Max Salthouse. These […]

Mega Youth week at Stanley Park

The event was organised by the Stanley Park Community Police to try and engage the local youths to respect the great area that is Stanley Park. Our Circus workshop did attract some youths who proved to be very adept at the various skills. There were also families involved with all ages again trying the skills […]

Guys Thatched Hamlet Oyster festival 2010

Everyone joined in our Circus workshops at Guys Thatched on the 5th September, Children and adults came back time after time for 6 hours to try the items in use. Some just had FUN and some learned a new skill. Every age was catered for from toddlers to senior citizens. Circus students came along for […]

Lancaster University visit of St Wilfred’s Yr 10s

Blackpool Circus School carried out a days Circus workshops for a visit from St Wilfrid’s High School Yr 10/11 students. The day was arranged by Lancaster University as an introduction to Higher education. Among other events on the day were Drumming and dancing workshops plus various talks. Most students came away from the BCS workshop with at least […]

Ride the lights 2010

 The 2010 ” Ride the lights” was sponsored by Sky TV. They gave out over 8,000 bright yellow tunics to all that requested them. It was estimated that over 12,000 Cyclists took part this year. The Prom was closed from 6 PM to 10 PM so that all the cyclists could ride safely and preview […]

Visit Blackpool event in St John’s Square

Organised by Mike Chadwick and Chris Pope of “Visit Blackpool” the event gave Blackpool Circus School the opportunity to show off their skills and provide a fun day for all the families that came into Blackpool on a fantastic Summer day in August. Thomas Senior showed his ball bouncing skills while Jordon Atkinson entertained the […]