32,757 see Leeds exhibition

June 27, 1951 | Filed under: Yorkshire Post

The Festival of Britain travelling exhibition on Woodhouse Moor, Leeds, was visited by 6,723 people yesterday, bring the total attendance since the exhibition opened on Saturday to 32,757, compared with 27,829 at Manchester.

For the first time the attendance figure yesterday was lower than on the comparable day at Manchester, when 7,834 visited the exhibition.

Today’s time-table

10 a.m. To 8 p.m. – Book Exhibition, Public Library.
10.30 a.m. To 10 p.m. – Display of military equipment, Woodhouse Moor.
11 a.m. To 11 p.m. – Travelling exhibition, Woodhouse Moor.
2 p.m to 6 p.m. – University of Leeds open day.
7.30 p.m. – Donna Roma ballet, The Hollies.
7.30 – Leeds Amateur Operatic Society in “Merrie England,” Temple Newsam.
7.30 – Leeds Civic Arts Guild present “In Good King Charles’s Golden Days,” Civic Theatre.
7.30 – Concert Party, Roundhay park.
7.30 to 10 p.m. – Open-air dancing, Woodhouse Moor.