Berrow Fayre cancelled as high winds cause damage
Berrow May Fayre had to be cancelled after high winds caused havoc,
marquees and tents on the village playing field.
was the scene on Red Road Playing Field early on Sunday (May 2nd)
organisers cancelled the event and launched a big clean-up operation.
gales have completely blown apart many of our marquees,"
co-organiser Jill Davies told Burnham-On-Sea.com. "It was
a very sad scene that greeted us first thing this morning."
is a huge disappointment for everyone after so much work had gone
into preparing for the event over several months."
event was due to raise much-needed funds for the £50,000
Berrow Village Hall refurbishment, so it's a blow on a financial
photos show the scenes at Berrow early today and, above, two of
the disappointed organisers - Jill Davies and Mike Wills - holding
damaged parts of the marquees