06 Aug 2010

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Weird Al Yankovic delights fans with fun fancy dress

Comedic performer Weird Al Yankovic delighted his fans in Winnipeg this week with performances of almost all his hit songs in fun fancy dress.

The 50-year-old – who has earned a cult following thanks to his parodies of pop songs – took to the stage of the MTS Centre to perform in a two-hour show which incorporated classics such as White and Nerdy and Eat It.

Melissa Martin of the Winnipeg Free Press said he made his way through a startling range of outfits, from a <a

05 Aug 2010

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Wacky wheelbarrow race calls for fun fancy dress

Anyone who likes fun fancy dress and has a competitive nature may be interested in heading to Leicestershire next week in time for a special event.

Twyford is holding its annual wheelbarrow races on August 14th 2010 and is looking for more people who want to take part, the Melton Times reports.

Competitors will be able to take part in a variety of different races, including one over tough terrain and a water hazard.

Organiser Leigh Higgins said people taking part must stay in their barrow at all times to win the top prize of

03 Aug 2010

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Minehead looks forward to fun fancy dress event

People in Minehead are looking forward to a fun fancy dress event that is set to take place next month in order to raise money for charity.

According to the Somerset County Gazette, more than 30 teams have already registered for the annual raft race that is to be staged by the Royal National Lifeboat Institute on September 4th 2010.

Organiser Derek Williams said he is hoping the event will break last year’s record of 65 teams competing in the race from the Blue Anchor pub to Minehead.

“The first time the race was run 30 years ago there were

06 Jul 2010

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Support the Hull KR in fun fancy dress

People in the north-east of England could find themselves winning a prize if they attend a rugby match in fun fancy dress.

The Hull Kingston Rovers have announced their first ever Fancy Dress Friday this week (July 9th 2010), an event which is sure to be fun for all the family.

Not only will there be races for those dressed up prior to the game, matchgoers in costume could be chosen from the crowd to take a kick at goal with the opportunity of scooping £2,500.

And that’s not it – the first fan to feature on the big screen in a fun

29 Jun 2010

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Fun fancy dress to celebrate life of Frank Sidebottom creator

He was not a conventional comedian, so it seems fitting that mourners are to attend Chris Sievey’s funeral in fun fancy dress.

The creator of Frank Sidebottom died earlier this month after a short battle with cancer and is to be cremated at Altrincham Crematorium on Friday (July 2nd 2010).

It is to be a ceremony for close friends and family only, but those attending are invited to don fun fancy dress costumes to send Mr Sievey off in style.

However, those close to the performer have said there is likely to be a memorial service for

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