Pictures: Foodies flock to Eat: Burnham

Becca and Emily from Crumpet Cakes at Eat: Burnham. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Becca and Emily from Crumpet Cakes at Eat: Burnham. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

The wet weather did not deter hundreds of hungry foodies from attending a bi-annual town food festival.

The Glastonbury Cheese Company at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

The Glastonbury Cheese Company at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Eat: Burnham returned to the town centre on Saturday and saw dozens of stalls, packed with a huge selection culinary delights once again filled Princess Street, Victoria Street, College Street and in the High Street to Chapel Street.

Dotted amongst the stalls were street performers and musicians to entertain revellers

A free cooking school took place in the Methodist church with professional chef Chrissie Godfrey, while Zara Emily held a screen printing workshop in the Baptist church.

Organiser Bev Milner Simonds thanked everyone who took part in spite of the 'troubling weather'.

The Unusual Pork Pie and Meat Pie Company at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

The Unusual Pork Pie and Meat Pie Company at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant


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She said: "Despite the Met Office doom and gloom people came and supported their local producers.

"We look forward to returning to Weston's Winter Gardens on December 15 for our first festive festival."

Louise Nutt selling her prize winning Scotch Eggs at Eat: Burnham food festival.Picture: MARK ATHERT

Louise Nutt selling her prize winning Scotch Eggs at Eat: Burnham food festival.Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Ginger Beard's Preserves, Harry Calvert at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Ginger Beard's Preserves, Harry Calvert at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Dark Matters Brownies at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Dark Matters Brownies at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Ellise's Farm Field Kitchen at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Ellise's Farm Field Kitchen at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Fruit Corner at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Fruit Corner at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Somerset Charcuterie at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Somerset Charcuterie at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Lishkins Preserves at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Lishkins Preserves at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Steffan Jones selling his hot Welsh cakes at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Steffan Jones selling his hot Welsh cakes at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

Snowdrop Cottage fine foods at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

Snowdrop Cottage fine foods at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

India in a Jar at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

India in a Jar at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

The Somerset Deli at Eat: Burnham. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

The Somerset Deli at Eat: Burnham. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

India in a Jar at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

India in a Jar at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

India in a Jar at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

India in a Jar at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

India in a Jar at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

India in a Jar at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

India in a Jar at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

India in a Jar at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

India in a Jar at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON

India in a Jar at Eat: Burnham food festival. Picture: MARK ATHERTON - Credit: Archant

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