TV/FILM PROP HIRE

We receive many requests from Theatre, Photographic Studio's, TV and Film Production Buyers and Set Designers wishing to hire our attractions for their filming or advertising projects.  Below is a selection of our most popular hires and are all working period fairground props with the side stalls in particular dressed ready for on set use with authentic period 'prizeware'.

 

TV/Film/Theatre productions require a bespoke quote; please therefore  CONTACT US for an accurate quote, outlining your hire location postcode, dates of hire required and props you wish to hire.  Prices shown do not include your additional delivery costs, and are for a full day hire, discounted hire commences from the second day onwards.

1940's CHILDREN'S ROUNDABOUT RIDE ~ £495.00

The renovation of our beautiful rare 1940's Coulson Minor Mobile hand turned roundabout ride is now complete and as the photos proudly show, for anyone looking for a perfect trailer mounted kiddies ride for their photographic shoot or filming purposes, this will be the prop for you! Seats 9 children at full capacity, with a maximum per user height of 1.25 metres, and with the vehicles onboard consisting of a rocket ship, a two seater yacht, 1 x police car, 1 x roadside recovery car,  2 x motorbikes and nestled next to these, 2 x motorcycle side cars. Comes with a choice of a central traffic policeman or an illuminated central spray.  For anyone requiring a festive themed ride for Christmas advertising or filming use, this ride can convert to a 'North Pole Express' Ride featuring three engines pulling a carriage each and a choice of a vintage blown mould Santa or illuminated spray in the centre.  No electric is required to use (lights are illuminated with a rechargeable internal battery) however longer hire use may prefer to use their own electric socket supply for ease.

 

Must have direct even ground access for trailer build up and an operating area of 15ft x 10ft is required.  Ride takes approx. 1 hour to build up & 1 hour to pull down. 

Coulson Minor Mobile Juvenile Ride
Coulson Minor Mobile Juvenile Ride

An original Coulson Minor Mobile renovated by Traditional Fairground Co.

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Vintage Children's Roundabout Ride Hire
Vintage Children's Roundabout Ride Hire

An original Coulson Minor Mobile renovated by Traditional Fairground Co.

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Vintage Coulson Juvenile Roundabout Ride Hire
Vintage Coulson Juvenile Roundabout Ride Hire

Vintage Coulson Minor Mobile Forties Children's Fairground Ride

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Candy Floss Cart Hire
Candy Floss Cart Hire
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Candy Floss Barrow Hire
Candy Floss Barrow Hire
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SerenaFest 2020
SerenaFest 2020
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CANDY FLOSS CART ~ £395.00

Nothing says 'fairground', vintage or otherwise, than a fabulous stick of freshly made sweet candy floss, and served from our stunning barrow, you'll really set the traditional funfair scene beautifully for your production! We can set up our Barrow for one day shoots with a trained member of staff, dressed to the nines and serving as an on set extra or we can spend a couple of hours training one of your actors to use the machine safely and spin up a floss on a stick perfectly.  Barrow can either be used as a stand alone prop with bags of candy floss hanging from the stall or you can use it as a fully working prop.

 

Please note: Electric point is required to run machine.  Approximate size of attraction is (h) 6ft 5" x (w) 7ft x (d) 4ft.  Stall takes approx. 1 hour to erect & 1 hour to pull down.

Fairground Organ
Fairground Organ
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Fair Organ Hire
Fair Organ Hire
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Traditional Fairground Organ Hire
Traditional Fairground Organ Hire
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FAIRGROUND ORGAN ~ £195.00

Our replica of a traditional old fashioned Fairground Organ is so true to it's original, it's almost impossible to tell the difference. Plays a large selection of typical fairground organ music, but instead of using pipes, it uses an environmental quality sound system, which can be set at any level of volume to re-create the sounds of a bygone era funfair.  Music can be switched to festive fairground organ tunes throughout Christmas if wished.

 

Size approx. (h): 4ft 6" x (w): 3ft x (d) 2ft ~ Electric required for this attraction.

Clairvoyant Booth
Clairvoyant Booth
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Tarot Booth Hire
Tarot Booth Hire
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Fortune's Told Booth
Fortune's Told Booth
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FORTUNE'S TOLD CLAIRVOYANT BOOTH ~ £495.00

Our stunning Tarot Booth is a superb piece of art in its own right; there's so much more to this wonderful fortune tellers tent than meets the eye; on the exterior panels beautiful hand painted gypsy girls display mirrored fortunes, which a curious viewer will love to decode and the header panel reads, 'Fortunes Told, Palmistry, Tarot & Crystal Ball'. Inside is just as eye-catching, and is entered through a 'theatre style' beaded curtain, which opens up to reveal two Gold & Red Velvet Louis XVI style Chairs, a Reading Table, Crystal Ball, Brass Inlaid Moneybox and a deck of Circus Sideshow Tarot Cards, all darkly illuminated with a 1920's style Beaded Lampshade.  Perfect for any shoot wanting a real wow factor or where the actor is a fortune teller and you need a stand alone prop piece to fill out a set being instantly recognisable as a fortune telling booth.  

 

Please note: Electric point is required is wishing to illuminate the Clairvoyant Booth.  Approximate size of attraction is (h) 6ft 5" x (w) 7ft x (d) 4ft.  Stall takes approx. 1½ hour to erect & 1½ hour to pull down.

Ticket Booth (Side View)
Ticket Booth (Side View)
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Token Booth (Front View)
Token Booth (Front View)
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Change Booth Hire (Front View)
Change Booth Hire (Front View)
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ILLUMINATED TICKET/TOKEN/CHANGE BOOTH ~ £195.00

Sit in booth, the perfect prop for ticket sales, tokens or change. Comes highly decorated in our usual colourful style, traditional bulb lighting and with a small stool, Sized enough to take one adult (model is plus size and sits comfortably inside the booth) and is covered to handle our typical British weather. Has a counter and an undershelf for placing your cashbox...or cuppa!  Match it up with one of our rides, our penny arcade, your own attractions or even as a village fete scene ticket booth; a lovely handy prop, which gives a super splash of funfair colour.

 

Stall takes ½ hour to erect & ½ hour to pull down.  Electric point required if wishing to illuminate.

Old Penny Amusements Arcade
Old Penny Amusements Arcade
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Penny Amusements Hire
Penny Amusements Hire
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Penny Arcade
Penny Arcade
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OLD PENNY AMUSEMENTS ARCADE ~ £595.00

For those of you looking for a large fairground stand alone attraction to fill your set with, our fabulous Old Penny Amusements Arcade is housed in a vintage fairground side stall joint and looks just amazing with its stunning hand painted fairground art, bulb lighting and old time signage, along with in situ Orange amplifiers which can be used if you wish them to be. Our Standard Old Penny Amusements Arcade includes a wonderful smattering of 10 different machines, ranging in dates from 1930's right through to 1970's and including a Ruffler & Walker Grip Tester, a couple of Allwins, a Bryans Clock, a See Saw Penny Tipper, a couple of One Armed Bandits, a Ring-a-Ding Buzzer alongside a Bryans Bullion Machine and a Rolling Penny Golf Game; each using '1d Old Penny Coins' for authenticity. 

Hire of our Penny Arcade requires an electric point and must be ground floor installed with no obstacles to overcome and no further than 5 metres distance from set up site for trailer build up and pull down; the complete stall installation takes approx. 2 hours to erect & 2 hours to pull down. Size approx. (h): 8ft x (w): 12ft x (d) 8ft. 

*our machines can be hired in single units for inside filming/studio use.  If interested contact us with the machines you'd like to hire, your hire dates and studio/set postcode for an accurate quote and further information.

Personalised Kissing Booth
Personalised Kissing Booth

We can write any personalisation up to 24 characters including spaces on our swag!

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Christmas Kissing Booth Hire
Christmas Kissing Booth Hire

Why not use our Kissing Booth as a Christmas Mistletoe booth?

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Kissing Booth Hire
Kissing Booth Hire

KK Events Look Book Wedding Planner Advertisement 2017

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PERSONALISED KISSING BOOTH ~ £195.00

Ever the romantics, we have a wonderful bygone era style Kissing Booth, with an option for us to personalise it (up to 24 characters including spaces), so if you're filming a wedding scene you can have your protagonists names on the chalkboard swag, if you're selling a product, we can place its name on the swag or if you're photographing couples having a quick kiss, we can place your slogan on the swag...it's really up to you! Can be used both indoors or outside and the vibrant colours are such a hit with hirers and it's just wonderful for us to see what it's used for!   

 

Please note: Can be personalised with up to 24 characters, including spaces.  Approximate size of attraction is (h) 6ft 5" x (w) 3ft x (d) 4ft.  Stall takes approx. 1½ hour to erect & 1½ hour to pull down.

TRADITIONAL 4 BAY JUVENILE SWINGBOATS RIDE ~ £595.00

Our lovely Victorian inspired Swingboats Ride, comes with 4 traditionally decorated boats, suitable for children up to 1.35m in height (approx. 10 years old), seating 8 individuals at full capacity (2 per boat). These boats are powered by the riders themselves, who each have an alternating rope to pull and the speed of the swinging boat can be controlled easily once in rhythm. No electric is required to use (unless you'd like the ride illuminated for evening shoots, in this case you would require an electric socket point), making this is the perfect 'place on set and just photograph or film' prop. As our third photograph highlights, our Swingboats can be converted into a Santa's High Flyers Ride for Christmas filming, if required. 

 

Must have direct even ground access for van build up and a minimum operating area of 20ft x 12ft.  Ride takes approx. 2 hours to erect & 2 hours to pull down.  

Santa's High Flyers Swingboats Ride
Santa's High Flyers Swingboats Ride

The Wakes Fair 2019, Oakengates

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Swingboats Ride
Swingboats Ride
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Santa's High Flyers Swingboats Ride Hire
Santa's High Flyers Swingboats Ride Hire

Netflix On Set - Princess Switch 3 2021

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18ft Ring the Bell Striker Hire
18ft Ring the Bell Striker Hire
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Test Your Strength Game Hire
Test Your Strength Game Hire

On the set of Coronation Street October 2021 ~ Photograph Copyright ITV 2021

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18ft Fairground High Striker Hire
18ft Fairground High Striker Hire

On the set of BBC 1's, 'Love, Lies & Records'. Photograph Copyright CJ Fenney 2018

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TRADITIONAL 18ft SUPER HIGH STRIKER ~ £395.00

Quite often hired as a main prop, due to it's fabulous height and the fact it's an iconic fairground attraction; our amazing traditionally hand painted Super High Fairground Striker is so tall it literally feels like it's touching the clouds at 18ft! Most of you know how these work, you take the hammer provided and see if you can hit the pin hard enough to send the 'mouse' up the backboard, all the way till it rings the bell (if you need your actor to be able to confidently ring the bell, just let us know on the day of delivery and we can demonstrate some clever tricks to achieve this, at whatever age/size etc),  Can also come with a prize box that will have a selection of typical retro prizeware props in.

 

Must be built up on even level ground and an operating area of 20ft x 10ft x 10ft is required. Stakes or Sandbags will be required to anchor Striker safely onto ground when outdoors. Can also be built up indoors, but please be aware of the height and operating area required. Stall takes approximately 1 hour to build up & 1 hour to pull down. 

Traditional Fairground Side Stall Hire
Traditional Fairground Side Stall Hire
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Vintage Fairground Side Joint
Vintage Fairground Side Joint
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Vintage Fairground Side Joint
Vintage Fairground Side Joint
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TRADITIONAL FAIRGROUND SIDE STALL GAMES JOINT ~ £595.00

Our wonderful old time Fairground Side Stall is hand painted in richly coloured flamboyant paints in the ornate Victorian style often associated with these bygone era funfair joints and comes with strings of colourful bulb lighting and lots of hanging tickets and gag boards which shouts out 'all the fun of the fair'.  Simply choose either a Hoopla & Tin Can Alley set up OR a Tin Can Alley & Cork Rifle Range Shooting Gallery set up, and we'll ensure our build up stall comes as requested, all ready for your extra's to 'run'. This superb side stall comes with prizeware props: a choice of modern prizes or vintage prizes are available, to suit your period filming or photography requirements.

Electric required - Direct from van build up is required and stall takes approx. 2½ hours to erect & 2½ hours to pull down.  Approximate size of attraction is (h) 8ft x (w) 12ft x (d) 8ft.

VICTORIAN WOODEN HAND CART ~ £395.00

No old time Autumn or Winter scene would be the same without a wonderful solid wood (not a hint of MDF to be found!) Victorian Hand Barrow gracing it's pages or screen. Our Hand Cart has been professionally hand built and hand painted by ourselves, so you know it's unique to us and we're very proud of all the admiring looks it constantly receives.  It's been used on set as a Baked Potato Barrow, Hot Roast Chestnuts Cart, Mulled Wine Cart and just recently as a Pie & Peas Barrow; if it fits your remit, you can use this superb cart to display anything you wish! Your hire can come with a false oven which you can use as an illumined prop, giving the effect of your potatoes/pies/chestnuts cooking away inside, or a copper vat for mulled wine, and we can also supply themed signage so your viewers are in no doubt what's being sold on your cart. Imagine just how festive this cart will look for your holiday production!

 

Electric required to illuminate - Direct from van build up access is required.  Stall takes 1½ hour to erect & 1½ hour to pull down.

Traditional Nut Barrow
Traditional Nut Barrow

On the set of Netflix's Princess Switch 3 : Romancing the Star. Photograph Copyright CJ Fenney 2020

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Roast Chestnut Barrow Hire
Roast Chestnut Barrow Hire

Harron Homes Promo 2016

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Roast Chestnut Barrow Hire
Roast Chestnut Barrow Hire

On the set of S4C's Albie a Noa ~ Photograph Copyright CJ Fenney 2017

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Hot Dog Cart Hire
Hot Dog Cart Hire
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Vintage Hot Dog Cart Hire
Vintage Hot Dog Cart Hire
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Hot Dog Cart For Hire
Hot Dog Cart For Hire
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VINTAGE HOT DOG CART ~ £395.00

Our wonderful vintage Hot Dog Cart looks every bit as authentic as you'd expect from us and just as you see in the 1940's and 50's!  A fully working prop (just provide your own hotdog ingredients and you're away!), free wheels for easy positioning and comes painted in our typical burgundy/cream colouring (so matches our other attractions perfectly), with beautiful signwriting lettering on and an umbrella to finish the look off perfectly.  Use for photographic shoots with your model as a server or customer, or place your extra/actor behind the cart and show them serving freshly made hotdogs from this superb prop (I guarantee, the location staff will be swiping the odd dog when filming ends!) Comes with everything you expect to see (utensils/broilers) on a working hot dog cart.

 

Direct from van build up access is required.  Stall takes 1½ hour to erect & 1½ hour to pull down.

Coming Soon!
Coming Soon!
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Coming Soon!
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Coming Soon!
Coming Soon!
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VINTAGE ICE CREAM TRAILER ~ £495.00

Our beautifully hand painted vintage Ice Cream Trailer is just the ticket if you're requiring a look of nostalgia for your creative project and has been used for many years as a working Ice Cream cart in Harrogate, before we took beloved ownership of it. These fabulous trailers were seen all over coastal tourist hot spots throughout the 1940's and onwards and are so evocative of this bygone era. With a pleasing curved roof and superb sign writing; this trailer, makes a delightful piece of artwork in itself. As well as looking the part, our Ice Cream Trailer can also be used as a working prop; simply place your hard ice cream in the freezer compartments, fill up with your cones and flakes, and you're ready to serve your characters! Can also come with a few prop 'ice cream cones', made from resin, for instant easy visuals.

 

Must have direct even ground access for a trailer and an operating area of 10ft x 8ft is required. Takes no more than approx. ½ hour to set in place. If wishing to utilise freezers, allow 4 hours for freezers to chill down - Electric required if wishing to use freezer and/or illuminate internally.

Large Wooden Funfair Sign Hire
Large Wooden Funfair Sign Hire

Copyright CJ Fenney 2019

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10ft Wood Funfair Sign Hire
10ft Wood Funfair Sign Hire

Copyright CJ Fenney 2018

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Wooden Funfair Sign Hire
Wooden Funfair Sign Hire

On set of Love, Lies & Records for BBC1

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WOODEN 10FT FUNFAIR SIGN ~ £95.00

Always a big hit with production companies wanting a large 'hang anywhere' sign that does what it says on the tin.  We've chosen an updated colour scheme of bright blues and hot pinks, whilst still retaining the traditional gold and red look, so looks beautiful in most settings, modern and vintage.  Doesn't having a hanging chain on, but does have a rear framework to aid wall hanging or securing with cable ties.

The Big Show Entrance Illuminated Sign_edited
The Big Show Entrance Illuminated Sign_edited
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Roll Up Roll Up Illuminated Sign
Roll Up Roll Up Illuminated Sign
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The Big Show Illuminated Sign
The Big Show Illuminated Sign
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WOODEN ILLUMINATED PAIR OF CIRCUS SIGNS ~ £195.00

Tie in your fairground or circus theme, with our super pair of illumined signs, one featuring the words 'Roll Up Roll Up' and the other boasting 'The Big Show', both signs have a hanging chain on the reverse so they can be wall mounted and are battery run, so no problems with leads trailing everywhere.  Perfect for a simple but obvious statement for your project.

 

Battery operated illuminated.