Re: I'm completely bemused
My money's on the cider, I've never heard nor seen "farcial" used. Could be the universe next door and the cider, that's a fun combination. I have seen both "fantastic" and "fantastical" though, so maybe I've paid a visit to your universe.
Cider is likely responsible for 'a [ublic noticeboard - archaic spelling of "show")', so I'll go with cider.