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Teddy Parachute Jump 13/08/2017

Cartoon of a teddy parachuting

Sunday 13th August 2017 12pm to 5pm

Lowedges Festival, Greenhill Park, Sheffield

Enter your teddy bear into our Teddy Bear Parachute Jump at Lowedges Festival to raise funds for Sheffield Royal Society for the Blind (SRSB).

Lowedges Festival is a family festival, reggae music big top, funfair, classic cars/bikes, dance arena, dog show, re- enactment,hot/cold food, plenty of stalls.

All bears receive a bravery certificate following their jump from the top of a 100ft crane!

All owners receive a gift of Teddy Bear sweets as a thank you for bringing your teddies along.

Teddy Registration Fee: £ TBC

You can register online below or call us on 0114 272 2757 or email



If you wish to raise sponsorship for your jump and raise over £50 you receive a mini Teddy Friend! Highest sponsorship wins a Bear Factory Teddy.

We are asking for donations of any unwanted teddies and cuddly toys to support this event. All toys can be dropped off at Yellow Box Storage on Penistone Road, Hillsborough or at our Mappin Street Centre. Big thanks to Yellow Box Storage for providing free safe storage for our teddies and toys until the event!




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