Pictures: Whimple Wassail

PUBLISHED: 15:53 18 January 2016 | UPDATED: 10:45 19 January 2016

Whimple Wassail Queen twelve year old Annabel Courtney with Prince nine year old Benjamin Haywood-Rose. Ref mhh 1874-03-16SH. Photo Simon Horn

Whimple Wassail Queen twelve year old Annabel Courtney with Prince nine year old Benjamin Haywood-Rose. Ref mhh 1874-03-16SH. Photo Simon Horn

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Dozens of people gathered in Whimple village on Saturday evening for the annual Wassailing ceremony. The event, aimed at ‘waking up’ the apple trees to ensure they produce a good harvest took in a number of local orchards. Villagers sang the Wassailing Song, enjoyed some cider, made some noise and generally had a great time.

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