Village feels festive cheer

PUBLISHED: 17:00 16 December 2010

Wedmore by Lamplight.Christmas  street Fair

Wedmore by Lamplight.Christmas street Fair

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A SOMERSET village’s main street was awash with festive good cheer as residents celebrated its annual lamp-lit Christmas fair.

Wedmore by Lamplight.Christmas  street Fair

Father Christmas stopped off in The Borough in Wedmore to give out presents to lucky youngsters, and the village’s Christmas tree was officially lit after a special carol service.

The fair, which is now in its eighth year, also saw a nativity play and Sister Ruth, the singing nun on her moped.

Organiser Janice Beer said: “The streets were full of people and there was a fantastic festive atmosphere. Everyone got into the Christmas spirit.”

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