Looking back: Some of the pictures in the illustrated history of Kings Norton, including the Mop Fair
I do have sympathy with them but the mop fair
was enacted by an Act of Parliament and it has been there far longer than any of the businesses have been there.
Other fairs follow across the region with the May fairs at Ludlow, Hereford and other places, going through to the autumn and the mop fairs
at places like King's Norton and Stratford-upon-Avon.
The tradition is remembered during the annual mop fair
in Southam which is in line for various improvements to the town centre which already has a leisure centre, pool and sports clubs.
A TEENAGER needed hospital treatment after she was stabbed in the neck during a brawl at Stratford Mop Fair
in the town centre yesterday.
Warwick Chamber of Commerce, at its annual meeting next month, is to consider questions connected with the town's mop fair
The court had heard Moffatt had met one of the girls and in October last year he saw her at the Mop Fair
in Warwick and gave her a lift home.
100 YEARS AGO: One of the most remarkable visitors to Gloucester during the present mop fair
, writes a Cheltenham correspondent, is a Mrs Ann Smith of Worcester, who on June 10 last attained the extra ordinary age of 109 years.
WARWICK town centre is to become a giant fairground with the return of the annual mop fair