Wellies, tractors and eggs draw crowds to Draycott fair
PUBLISHED: 15:00 15 June 2015
EGG throwing, welly tossing and a tug-a-tractor event ensured Draycott’s Strawberry Fair was a big success on Sunday.
Glorious sunshine ensured a substantial turnout for the event on the village playing fields, all enjoyed with a diverse musical soundtrack courtesy of a selection of talented local performers.
Sideshows, stalls and rides, plus a fancy dress competiton for children and a keenly-contested skittles challenge added to the fun.
Of course, the eponymous Cheddar Valley strawberries – which the fair was first based on back in 1971 – proved a major attraction too, with hosts of visitors enjoying a taste as part of a cream tea.