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Jolly Fisherman 2008 Celebrations Guide
Full official listings of celebrations & events for 2008

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January -

Happy Birthday Jolly! - The Queen conveys her good wishes to East Lindsey ahead of Jolly’s 100th birthday guide find out more

Launch of this official Jolly Fisherman website. You can also wish Jolly a happy birthday on his Facebook site.

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February -

Skegness Infant School joins in Jolly’s birthday celebrations

Jolly Fisherman Launch

THE Jolly Fisherman will visit Skegness Infant School on February 27, 2008, to unveil his fresh new look, which has been put together as part of his birthday celebrations. guide find out more


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March -

March 8th (John Hassall - Artist died this day 1948) - guide find out more


John Hassall - Poster Artist
John Hassall - Poster Artist & creator of Jolly Fisherman

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April

Fun & Games guide find out more
word search, colouring poster and 'spot the difference'

 

spot the difference

Can you spot the difference?
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May -

Jolly Fisherman Trail
- official launch: 21st May (John Hassall born this day 1860)


100 pupils from Skegness Infant School, which is also celebrating its 100th birthday this year, will don their favourite blue jumper, wellies and red scarf, as Jolly takes them on a tour of Skegness’ most famous landmarks. guide find out more

Jolly Fisherman Trail
These boots were made for walking -
Jolly Trail
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June -

(John Hassall - Artist presented with Vellum June 10th 1936)


Jolly Fisherman Train

Jolly Fisherman is back on the line - 7th June 2008 guide find out more

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July -


party in the park - skegness jolly Fisherman

Party in the Park - Jolly Fisherman's 100th Birthday Party.
July 27th. (2 - 5pm) Tower Gardens - Skegness guide find out more

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August -

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September -

Jolly Fisherman Exhibition: 13th & 14th September
(Heritage Open days - Town Hall, Skegness)

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October -

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November -

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December -

 

 


 
Photos: © John Byford [moonhead.co.uk]