Cake competition at family fun afternoon in the sun

PUBLISHED: 11:00 20 May 2016

Emma and Isobella try the Lucky Dip.

Emma and Isobella try the Lucky Dip.


Bakers entered their cakes into a competition during a family fun day.

Lizzie Jones winner of the Bake Off.Lizzie Jones winner of the Bake Off.

St Nicholas Preschool in Uphill hosted the event, which gave families the chance to play games such as hook-a-duck and the coconut shy.

Lizzie Jones won the Great Uphill Bake Off competition.

Fishing for ducks.Fishing for ducks.

The event raised £500 for improvements to the preschool’s outdoor playground area.

Children had their faces painted while they enjoyed the sunny afternoon.

Marianna, Abby, Jessica and Michael on the toy stall.Marianna, Abby, Jessica and Michael on the toy stall.

There were also sweets and refreshments on offer at the church hall in Old Church Road.

Visitors went away with toys and books from the various stalls.

More from Weston Mercury

Yesterday, 15:31

Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle will orchestrate a World War One centenary commemoration in Weston-super-Mare, remembering those who died in battle with a poignant display on the beach.

Read more
Yesterday, 20:00

One of the most nerve-shredding horror movie characters has been reborn again for a terrifying film which will hit cinema screens this autumn.

Read more
Yesterday, 19:25

Weston will face Harrogate Town or Wrexham in the first round of the FA Cup.

Read more
Yesterday, 17:00

A life-saving emergency service is looking for people to join its ranks as one of the busiest stations in the South West.

Read more
Yesterday, 12:00

Parents of a ‘beautiful’ but ‘angry’ Weston teenager who hanged himself in his bathroom feel ‘let down’ by the services set up to protect him.

Read more
Yesterday, 12:00

A popular children’s Halloween film has returned for a sequel, and the Mercury has free tickets to give away.

Read more
Yesterday, 10:00

Hundreds of job opportunities will be showcased in Weston-super-Mare next week, offering people the chance to find work and forge an exciting career.

Read more
Yesterday, 09:25

Children from a Weston school swapped their uniforms for yellow clothes to mark World Mental Health Day.

Read more
Yesterday, 08:48

Four fire crews tackled a blaze last night (Sunday), as fire spread from a garden gazebo to a house.

Read more
Yesterday, 07:39

Campaigners desperate to see a pool return to Weston’s seafront will meet next month to discuss whether the idea could be resurrected.

Read more

Most Read News

Read Online

Read the Weston Worle and Somerset Mercury e-edition E-edition

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 12°C

min temp: 10°C

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Send Your Letters
Order Photos
Family notices
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Newsletter Sign Up

Weston Mercury twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Show Job Lists