Cider festival for ‘close to home’ causes

PUBLISHED: 15:00 24 June 2016

Tracey Chidzey and her team.

Tracey Chidzey and her team.

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A Cheddar pub hosted a cider festival to raise money for two different causes.

The White Hart pub, in the Bays at the bottom of Cheddar Gorge, provided customers with a range of different ciders over the weekend and enjoyed a big turnout, despite some unwelcome rain.

The pub’s manager, Emily Cousins, said: “It went really well and we managed to raise £500 for two charities close to home. We are splitting the money between the Bristol Oncology Centre and the Make A Wish foundation.

“Two of our locals have benefited from these causes so they mean a lot to us.”

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