The legendary Billy Smart s Circus brought back to life in 2004 after a gap of more than 30 years brings its new format circus to Victoria Park, Bideford, July 9-13. The old Billy Smart s ceased touring after 1971. As a 5,000-seat giant of the roa

The legendary Billy Smart's Circus - brought back to life in 2004 after a gap of more than 30 years - brings its new format circus to Victoria Park, Bideford, July 9-13.The 'old' Billy Smart's ceased touring after 1971. As a 5,000-seat 'giant of the road,' it became legendary. The new version is on a more practical and economic scale. Box office 0870 444 1505. Discounted tickets online now at www.billy-smarts-circus.co.uk.