Get into the spirit

A previous Spirit of Dacorum event
A previous Spirit of Dacorum event

BUSINESSES are being invited to take advantage of sponsorship opportunities for a big community event in Hemel Hempstead town centre on May 1.

The Spirit of Dacorum Historic Vehicle Tour will see an estimated 7,000 spectators gather in Marlowes to see 200 historic cars in procession.

Highlights of this year’s event, held to benefit Dacorum Community Trust, will include a 4.5m x 3.2m Spirit of Dacorum Television screen in Marlowes with a camera in the new finishing area in the Old Market Square. This is sponsored by XL Video of Hemel Hempstead.

There will also be street entertainers, clowns, a Punch and Judy show, stilt walkers, a magician and face painter.

Six bands will be playing in Marlowes from jazz to rock – all giving their time and musical abilities for free.

Businesses interested in sponsoring the event or having an advert on the TV screen should contact

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