Friday, January 28, 2022

Tag: museum

Godden Family celebrate employee’s 40 years of service

Trevor Naylor 40 years service Godden Gaming Organisation Dreamland
Trevor Naylor’s in Dreamland as the Godden family salute a remarkable four decades of service. Trevor Naylor, 70, celebrated 40 years of service and his 70th Birthday with a small group of The Godden Gaming Organisation’s team at a surprise breakfast this week.

Blackpool to welcome first museum after £4m Lottery grant

Blackpool Lottery Grant Museum Coastal Communities Fund
Blackpool Council has announced its Show Town: The Museum of Fun and Entertainment will open in March 2021, after the town secured a £4m lottery grant to open its first museum.

Showman museum plans hindered by council

A man with strong family ties to the showman industry is attempting to open a museum to celebrate the history and traditions behind the culture. Mick White, based near Bassingthorpe in Lincolnshire, claimed it has been a lifelong dream to open a working museum, a project which at present is being hamstrung by business rates valuations. “My ambition is to open...

Sound Leisure joins Czech museum of jukeboxes and amusements

terra Technica museum
Sound Leisure, a manufacturer of classic jukeboxes, has provided some of its most iconic machines to a new museum in the Czech Republic.   Described as a “time travel museum” by its founder Ronnie Seunig, Terra Technica is divided into eras, from the late 19th century through to the present day. The museum covers 8,500sqm, featuring machines and other relevant items from...