Heavens finally smile on Colyton church

St Andrew’s fete goes ahead at last - after last month’s washout - and raises �1,250

Colyton’s postponed church fete finally went ahead on Saturday after last month’s washout.

This time organisers were delighted with the weather – dry and not too windy - which heled to attract around 300 visitors.

Although the rearranged date was not ideal – clashing with some other big fund raisers in the area – the event still managed to raise a very healthy �1,250 for St Andrew’s funds.

Visitors enjoyed all the usual stalls and competitions, while music was provided, throughout the afternoon, by Bridport band One Night Stand.

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“The weather was good and we were really pleased with the outcome,” said church spokeswoman Ann Scott.

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