Book Silcock’s and you can be sure you’ve got four generations of fairground expertise behind you – from one of the biggest names in the business.

In addition to the daily checks and maintenance carried out by our own experts, each ride and attraction supplied by Silcock’s must pass an annual safety and electrical compliance test. This is carried out by an independent engineer under the Amusement Device Inspection Procedures Scheme (ADIPS).

We also adhere all requirements of the Health & Safety Executive’s Guidance for Safe Practice at Fairgrounds and Amusement Parks (HSG175).

Covid 19

Silcock’s are long-standing members of The Showmen’s Guild of Great Britain (membership no. LA5), the professional trade association for the travelling fairground industry.

Each individual attraction carries full public liability insurance up to the sum of £10 million. Copies of certification are available upon request.

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rides for hire

Family rides, thrill rides, traditional rides and more, for all types of events. See our selection.

games for hire

From Hook-A-Duck to the Coconut Shy, fairground games make a fun addition to any event.

event catering

We offer a wide selection of hot and cold food and drinks, from a variety of kiosks.


From regular funfairs to music festivals and corporate events, Silcock’s have you covered.

Contact us


Silcock’s Fun Fairs

Liverpool Road North



L40 5TN

Phone(office): 01704 822667

Mobile: 07850 722454

Vale Royal Borough Council

John Silcock, and his father before him, have been bringing their fun fair to Frodsham for many years. Their annual visit has been eagerly awaited by generations of residents. The totally professional attitude of John and his staff inspires confidence. Come fair or foul weather, the 100% commitment of all ensures the best possible entertainment for customers.

Joan Musker

“Wade Hall Community Centre Leyland would like to say a great big thank you to Silcock’s for your donation of craft material for the children we sent them out to children with care packages from our food bank. We really appreciate your kindness and support.”

William Pitcher
via Facebook

I just want to say to all the staff on the fair: your rides were good, but your staff and your team were good exceptional.”

Hurslton Hall

“Wow! What a day yesterday! Thank you so much to everyone who came to our 25th anniversary family fun day, we loved having you all there and it couldn’t have gone better! Big pat on the back to the suppliers and contractors on the day, including Silcock’s Fun Fairs. We couldn’t have done it without you!”

Estelle Williams
via Facebook

Thank you so very much for posting back my daughter’s ID she lost at Creamfields! Much appreciated.”