Tayla from Witham bravely puts her head into the mouth of Epico the dragon at the Witham International Puppet Festival in Essex. 01Sir Aurelius Jones performs at the Witham International Puppet Festival in Essex.  02Roo'd appearing at the Witham International Puppet Festival in Essex. 03Fenix, exotic insects performing at the Witham International Puppet Festival in Essex.  04Tayla from Witham volunteers to help Sir Aurelius Jones in his hunt for the dragon at the Witham International Puppet Festival in Essex.  05Tina, aged 7 from Sawbridgeworth has an affectionate encounter with Ochie the dog at the Witham International Puppet Festival in Essex.  06One of The Stalkers meets a young child at the Witham International Puppet Festival in Essex.  07Sir Aurelius Jones entertains the crowds at the Witham International Puppet Festival in Essex.  08Fenix, exotic insects encounters a babe in arms at the Witham International Puppet Festival in Essex.  09Titan the Robot entertain the crowds during the Witham International Puppet Festival in Essex.  10Sir Aurelius Jones entertains the crowds at the Witham International Puppet Festival in Essex. 11Layla, aged 10 from Witham enjoys her first encounter with one of the Fenix at the Witham International Puppet Festival in Essex. 12Sir Aurelius Jones performs at the Witham International Puppet Festival in Essex.  13The Stalkers appearing at the Witham International Puppet Festival in Essex.  14The Camel Explorers go on walkabout as part of the Witham International Puppet Festival in Essex.  15Titan the Robot entertains large crowds at the Witham International Puppet Festival in Essex.  16PUPFEST19092015 8345Tayla from Witham gives Epico the Dragon an affectionate hug at the Witham International Puppet Festival in Essex. 18