Hit the road for Truckfest family fun

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Following the Bank Holiday festival and ahead of a big blues festival, attention remains on Newark which hosts a spactacular family day out this weekend.

Truckfest Original at the Newark Showground is not just a trucking event, but also a top attraction for families.

With spectacular main arena entertainment and famous celebrities visiting the show, Truckfest has plenty to offer.

Main arena action will feature everything from motorcycle stunt teams to the most famous monster truck of all, Bigfoot.

A special guest star at this year’s Truckfest will be Ice Road Trucker Lisa Kelly who will be flown over from Canada to be at Truckfest on both days.

Kate Ford, best known for playing Tracy Barlow in Coronation Street is also joining us to celebrate 30 years of Truckfest.

Chris Fountain, runner-up on Dancing on Ice 2008, actor in Casualty and most recently playing Tommy Duckworth in Coronation Street is also a guest.

Wheeled attractions will include hundreds of trucks to look at, from giant American vehicles, to commercial vehicles of yesteryear plus hundreds of trade stands,

Ticket details are available on thje website, www.truckfest.co.uk