Equipment and rigging


Buying equipment

We now sell a range of equipment at our reception desk. Please follow the link below to see items and prices or email Reception at for more information.

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We can also recommend the following places to buy circus equipment in the UK:

Firetoys - Aerial, Equilibristic & Juggling.

Oddballs -  Juggling & Equilibristic.

Unicycle - Aerial, Equilibristic & Juggling.

Barry - Aerial equipment - particularly hoops.

Equipment hire

The National Centre for Circus Arts has a variety of circus equipment that is available for hire to individuals and companies. This includes trapeze, silks, hoops, mats, trampettes, unicycles, tight wires and a variety of juggling equipment amongst a range of other specialised circus apparatus.

For further information or to request a quote please email

Rigging Support & Consultation

If you have questions about rigging for circus, our in-house rigging team are happy to advise. You can contact them at

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