Families enjoy competitions and games at school fete

PUBLISHED: 15:00 20 June 2018

Children enjoying a tug-of-war at their school fete.

Children enjoying a tug-of-war at their school fete.

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A friendly tug-of-war game saw families pitted against each other at Winscombe Primary School’s fete.

Cheddar Vale Lions Club running a pig racing contest.Cheddar Vale Lions Club running a pig racing contest.

The theme of the event was Come Fly With Me so the school had a Gazelle helicopter cockpit for children to look at and mini hot air balloons.

Visitors could also have a go at winning a balloon flight for two in a raffle, courtesy of Thatchers Cider in Sandford.

Pupils and their families enjoyed a host of games including welly-wanging and pig racing with Cheddar Vale Lions Club.

Animals from Edupets visited the school and children were given the chance to get up close to a number of creatures.

PCSOs with some new recruits at Winscombe Primary School fete.PCSOs with some new recruits at Winscombe Primary School fete.

There were also competitions, live music, a barbecue and dancing demonstrations in the arena and guests tucked into refreshments and burgers.

The event was organised by the parent teacher association (PTA) in aid of school funds.

PCSO's with some new recruits at Winscombe School Fete.PCSO's with some new recruits at Winscombe School Fete.

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