January 2, 2011
go on sale for wassailing ceremonies in Burnham area
centuries-old Somerset tradition of wassailing - when good health
is wished on apple crops for the coming year - is to be performed
at two events near Burnham-On-Sea later this month.
Cider in Watchfield is organising its traditional event on Saturday
January 15th from 7pm.
event will include entertainment from The Mangled Wurzels and
Bob Darch in aid of The National Blind Children's Society and
be held at Rich's Cider, tickets are now on sale priced at £9.50
each. Tickets are available by calling 01278 783651.
second, separate event will also be held at Westcroft Cider Farm
in Brent Knoll on Saturday January 15th from 7pm-midnight, however
tickets have sold out.
photo shows Mike Day, Ashley Edwards, Jan Scott, Martin Rich,
Francis Kidner, Richard Wall and nine-year-old Wassailing Queen
Molly Scott at the last Rich's Cider Farm wassailing event in