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Brantham Teddy Bear Parachute Jump

  • Where:
    St Michaels Church Brantham, Church Lane, Manningtree (Manningtree), CO11 1PZ
  • When:
    29 June
    9:30am to 12:00pm
  • How much:
    £2 for a Teddy Bear to jump, repeat jumps are £1
  • Contact:
    01206 392646
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Brantham Teddy Bear Parachute Jump
This year’s annual Teddy Bear Parachute Jump in aid of St Michael’s Church Brantham (CO11 1PZ) will take place on Saturday 29 June 2019 in the church grounds. Registration for Teddy Bear parachutists will open at 9:30am on the day with the first jump taking place at 9:45am.

The event, sponsored by Colchester and Clacton Solicitors Thompson Smith and Puxon (TSP) since the first Teddies jumped, has the brave Teddy Bears, sporting parachutes designed and made by their owners, launching from the top of the church tower. Their descent to earth is timed, with the winner being the Bear who remains airborne the longest. Ideally, trainers will have made parachutes for their brave Bears before arriving to jump but there will be a stall at the event for last minute parachute manufacture if needed!

It costs just £2 for a Teddy Bear to jump, and there are prizes of £50, £30 and £20 for 1st, 2nd and 3rd respectively for the brave Bears and their owners. Repeat jumps are just £1, and if you have