Hastings, East Sussex, UK. 24th Mar, 2018. Automata on the Pier with Cabaret Mechanical Theatre is an event showcasing the beautiful mechanics of these automata. The world renowned Cabaret Mechanical Theatre merges art and engineering with their collection of mechanical toys and other magical inventions. Highlights include Matt Smith’s swimming fish, Peter Markey’s wave machines and Paul Spooner’s famous spaghetti-eating man in a bath. Founded in 1979. Held on the Hastings pier until 15th April. Credit: Paul Lawrenson/Alamy Live News

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Hastings, East Sussex, UK. 24th Mar, 2018. Automata on the Pier with Cabaret Mechanical Theatre is an event showcasing the beautiful mechanics of these automata. The world renowned Cabaret Mechanical Theatre merges art and engineering with their collection of mechanical toys and other magical inventions. Highlights include Matt Smith’s swimming fish, Peter Markey’s wave machines and Paul Spooner’s famous spaghetti-eating man in a bath. Founded in 1979. Held on the Hastings pier until 15th April. Credit: Paul Lawrenson/Alamy Live News

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