Roll up, roll up! The circus (kind of) comes to town

A brand new exhibition which opens tomorrow at Tullie House in Carlisle, featuring a whole host of mechanical puzzles, giving us a flavour of circus life in Victorian times.

Paul Crone went to join in all the fun of the fair.


Roll up! Roll up!

A circus-style exhibition combining modern mechanical sculptures with centuries-old physics games and puzzles comes to Tullie House in a bid to prove that science and technology are alive and absorbing.