Magic group The Fylde Mystics recently held their annual close-up competition which saw seven competitors vying for the title of Close-Up Magic Champion.
The winner was Cleveleys-based Paul Joyce, second place went to 10 year old Harry Moulding and in third place was Allan Clarke who also took the award for best card trick of the night.
Jonathan Joyce and Harry Moulding also won the Tyro Trophy for most promising young magicians in the society. The Fylde Mystics – whose motto is “promoting the performance of magic” – is open to all practising magicians and its members regularly perform at events throughout Lancashire. More details about the group from Alan Mylecraine on 07961 826121 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.