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Outside Hungerford Arcade on the Victorian Evening, Berkshire
England

Every year the Hungerford Town Council put on a Victorian evening in the High Street. Lining the street are stalls, fair rides and steam engines. The shop workers and stall owners all dress up in Victorian costume to play the part. A parade is made up the high street with all those involved plus Father Christmas.

Hungerford Arcade houses a number of different antique stalls, where you can find pretty much any antique you would like.

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