Historical Costume Competition
A competition for 2 - 12 year olds

The Lords and Ladies of Wimpole History Festival invite you to dress up as a historical character and the join parade on Sunday 24th at 2pm. Children’s authors Philip Ardagh and Francesca Simon, with Cambridge Independent’s Culture Editor Gemma Gardner will pick the winner and present the prizes.


  • A festival pass for you and your family for the Wimpole History Festival 2019
  • A set of all of the books for children featured in this year’s festival for your school’s library
  • A National Trust family ticket to a cinema matinee, evening, or double bill showing

Turn up on the day in the formal gardens at the back steps of Wimpole Hall, or register your interest here: intern@cambridgeliteraryfestival.com


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