Bourton Football in the River

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*Please note, this event has been cancelled.* Join the crowds on the riverbank for the annual Bourton-on-the-Water bank holiday Football in the River tournament.

The River Windrush will once again play host to two five-a-side football teams this August bank holiday, in the traditional sporting match which dates back almost a hundred years.

Crowds of spectators are expected flock to the picturesque village of Bourton-on-the-Water on Monday 31 August 2020 to watch the bank holiday event which also raises money for the local football teams.

The waters of the river are ankle-deep, and make for a splash landing as the players duck and dive in their efforts to win the match.

Promising some good old-fashioned sporting fun, the event is not to be missed.

Please note, this event has been cancelled.

Event:
Bourton-on-the-Water Football in the River match 2020
Venue
The River Windrush, Bourton-on-the-Water
Dates:
Monday 31 August 2020
Times:
A fete is usually held from 11am, with the football match kicking-off at 3.30pm.
Admission:
Free of charge
Telephone:
Call Bourton-on-the-water visitor information centre on (01451) 820211.

© SoGlos
Wednesday 04 December 2019

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