Friends of The Canal Museum

Village at War Weekend, Stoke Bruerne 8th & 9th September 2018

Booking Forms

Moorings & Boat  Entry

Traders - please contact us by e-mail.

Please note: only vintage traders will be accepted.

Re-enactors Booking Form

Please note: early booking forms state incorrectly that Lola Lamour is the Friday night entertainment.  Betty Bluebird is entertaining on Friday. Our apologies for any inconvenience.

Military & Vintage Vehicles Entry

Contact the VAW Team

General Enquiries

Harbourmaster at friendsofcanalmuseum.org.uk

Military Vehicles



Entry Information

Weekend Passes £10 (accompanied children under 16 FREE), includes parking and free entry to The Canal Museum

(normally Adults - £4.75, Child (6-15) - £3.10, Under 5s – free, Concessions- £3.80


Entry for re-enactors and promenaders is FREE. Please register in advance using Re-enactors Booking Form.


Camping for re-enactors is available at The Cricket Club. Please use Re-enactors Booking Form to reserve.


photo: James Rudd, NN12 website

For a report, images and videos of the 2017 Village at War please visit the VAW 2017 page.

Who's coming and what to expect to see...



Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

1940s Marquee Tea Room with charity stalls NEW

Vintage Black Market

Military & Vintage Vehicles

Church Service (Sunday only)

Fashion Parade with Vintage Retreat

Afternoon Tea Dance at Village Hall

The Little Big Ale (Bars)

Historic Working & Trading Boats on the canal

Nippy Tea Rooms (School)

Memorabilia Displays




Combat Cellar - Army Surplus

Lucias Accessories  - 1940s Lingerie

Toppers Hats  

Dads Army - Military Clothing

Chaps of distinction - Vintage Menswear

Take Cover Creations - WW2 aviation military wall art

J Albone - Vintage Clothing

Embroidery to Go - Handmade aprons

Divpatch.com - 1940s Military badges

L&P Vintage - Vintage  Clothing

CS Photo Studio - Photos Hair & Makup

Northern Lights - Boat Trader - Antique Crystal Mobiles

All Things Spanish -  Boat Trader -  Tea coffee Ice cream

The Watsons - Mid Century collectables

Harkers Fudge - Selling Fudge

Goodeys - Antiques & collectables

Frocks & Prints -  Vintage Clothing

Vintage Lloyd - Vintage Clothes

Montys Locker - WW2 related goods

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