Celebrating St George

HUNDREDS of revellers flocked to Clevedon’s Queens Square on Saturday to enjoy a St George’s Day fair.

Organised by Clevedon Pride, the event featured a variety of stalls, sideshows and games for people to enjoy.

A bouncy castle and donkey rides were enjoyed by the children and musical entertainment was provided by guitar-playing duo, Lydia and Bob, and talented teenagers, Lip Gloss.

The fair raised more than �500, which will be put toward the �12,000 needed to fund the Christmas lights in Queens Square for this year.

Clevedon Pride chairman Louise Player said: “This was another great event for Clevedon and I would like to thank everyone who worked so hard to make it a success.

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“We are very grateful to all those traders, organisations and members of the public who care enough about our town to make a contribution.”

Clevedon Pride’s next fund-raising event will be an open gardens weekend on June 11-12. Tickets, priced �4, are available from Present Company in Station Road.

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A summer fair will also take place in Queens Square on July 9. To get involved call Mike Bisacre on 01275 874097.

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