Live ‘unicorn’ and ‘dragon’ to attend farm’s festive fundraiser

Poppy the Christmas Unicorn getting ready for Angelica's Rainbow event at Marlpit Community Centre.

Poppy the Christmas Unicorn getting ready for Angelica's Rainbow event at Marlpit Community Centre. Picture: Lora Steggles - Credit: Archant

Norwich's only not-for-profit urban animal farm is hosting a festive fundraiser with a live 'unicorn' and 'dragon'.

Stella Galvin volunteer Poppy the Unicorn and Lora Steggles director of Angelica's Rainbow preparing

Stella Galvin volunteer Poppy the Unicorn and Lora Steggles director of Angelica's Rainbow preparing for the christmas fundraiser. Picture: Lora Steggles - Credit: Archant

Angelica's Rainbow Christmas, at the Marlpit Community Centre, Hellesdon Road, will feature a live 'unicorn' in the shape of Poppy the Shetland Pony, and 'dragon' – Amber the reptile, as well as a menagerie of other animals.

Visitors will get a chance to feed and groom the 'unicorn' and hold other animals. There will also be a fun activity trail, Christmas card colouring competition and a name the Bunny competition.

Director of Angelica's Rainbow Lora Steggles said: 'All proceeds are going to the charitable work Angelica's Rainbow carries out in the community, and new visitors site and home for animals.'

Tickets for the event on December 1 between 12.30 and 4pm, cost £1.50 in advance, £2 on the door with children under one doing free.


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To book advance ticket, email: angelicasrainbow@gmail.com or call 07423 907447

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