A NEW death-defying circus in Event City to celebrate 250 years of circus performances is offering families two for one tickets this half term.

Circus Extreme has been five years in the making and will host some of the most talented performers

The leader of the troop, Mustafa Danger, will fly in all the way from Africa for the performance.

Acts include the Danguir Troupe, who will perform a high wire and double wheel of death stunt which has never been seen before in the UK, the extreme FMX team, stunt riding team and the world famous Henry the Prince of Clowns to the audience amused throughout the show.

There will also be a cloud swing, trapeze, body twisting contortion, high table rolla.

The show will be held between February 9 to 25 at Event City on Phoenix Way. Tickets can be bought from Ticket Master