Circus memories wanted for series

Do you remember the magic of the circus from bygone years?

Do you remember the magic of the circus from bygone years?

BBC Four is making a documentary on the history of the circus and wants to hear from any fans who remember the great names and shows from their childhood.

Perhaps you saw Charlie Cairoli playing his clarinet or the daredevil acrobats in the Tower Circus ring?

If you have an interesting story to tell from the 50s to 70s please call (0117) 9742159 and leave your name and contact details and a brief summary.

There’s no guarantee everyone will be rung back but BBC Four will call you back within a week if interested in speaking further.