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Somerset Day celebrations at Thatchers

PUBLISHED: 16:00 24 May 2016

Morris Dancers entertained the guests.

Morris Dancers entertained the guests.


Thatchers Cider has been showing off what is great about our area this week, by hosting Somerset Day celebrations at The Railway Inn.

Railway Inn General Manager James King and Event Organiser Phil Smith with the new cider. Railway Inn General Manager James King and Event Organiser Phil Smith with the new cider.

The Sandford pub marked the occasion by showcasing some local traditions, including cider, cheese and a show from the Mendip Morris Men.

Sandford School pupils’ paintings were displayed at the inn, depicting their favourite sights in Somerset.

Thatchers manager director Martin Thatcher said: “We have a great heritage in Somerset and Somerset Day is the perfect way to tell people across the UK what a great place we all live in, and what amazing food and drink is produced here.”

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