About Fair Green

Fair Green is a registered village green in the small market town of Diss, Norfolk, East Anglia, England, United Kingdom. An important aspect of the history of Diss was its great Fair, an annual event for nearly 700 years.

Diss Fairs commemorative stone

Stone on Fair Green commemorating the 800th anniversary of Diss fairs

Permission for this was first granted to the Lord of the Manor by Royal Charter in 1185 and for 400 years it was held on Fair Green where various fairs and public events are still held today.

Skelton Fair

The Skelton Fair on Fair Green

The Food and Craft Fair on Fair Green

The Food and Craft Fair on Fair Green

 

Fair Green is currently owned by two private individuals, but is managed on their behalf by the Fair Green Neighbourhood Association (FGNA), in partnership with Diss Town Council.

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1 Response to About Fair Green

  1. helen smith says:

    Hi. I would like to come to your dog show on the 14th september. Please could you send me a schedule or any information you have on your forthcoming show, time, prices etc. Thanking you.

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