PICTURES: Tickenham Christmas fair

PUBLISHED: 12:58 18 December 2018 | UPDATED: 13:04 18 December 2018

Tickenham Village Christmas market. Picture: Jeremy Long.

Tickenham Village Christmas market. Picture: Jeremy Long.

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More than 30 festive stall-holders sold their goods and produce in Tickenham.

Joint organiser Siobhan Hallmark with her sons Tom and James. Picture: Jeremy LongJoint organiser Siobhan Hallmark with her sons Tom and James. Picture: Jeremy Long

A Christmas fair took place on December 8 as traders and visitors flocked to the village hall.

Pupils from Tickenham Primary School sold handmade festive crafts, with funds raised going back to the school.

Mike James and Paul Anderson of Nailsea Cider. Picture: Jeremy LongMike James and Paul Anderson of Nailsea Cider. Picture: Jeremy Long

Representatives from Blossom and Thyme, Nailsea Cider and Mrs Beeswax were on hand throughout.

Organiser Helen Davis said: “It went really well and it was fantastic to see the hall full of families, villagers and visitors from neighbouring towns.

Joint organiser Siobhan Hallmark with her sons Tom, aged 8, and James, aged 4, and her business Mrs Beeswax which was set up originally to help James with his bad excma. Picture: Jeremy LongJoint organiser Siobhan Hallmark with her sons Tom, aged 8, and James, aged 4, and her business Mrs Beeswax which was set up originally to help James with his bad excma. Picture: Jeremy Long

“We raised around £500 for the school’s fund, which will go towards providing education tools to youngsters.

“The weather did not put people off and the feedback we had from those who have never visited us before was great to hear.

Tickenham school pupils selling Christmas decorations. Picture: Jeremy Long.Tickenham school pupils selling Christmas decorations. Picture: Jeremy Long.

“The market will be back on February 9 and there will be plenty of bargains.”

Tickenham Village Christmas market. Picture: Jeremy Long.Tickenham Village Christmas market. Picture: Jeremy Long.

Jane Jane Tincknell of Blossom and Thyme. Picture: Jeremy LongJane Jane Tincknell of Blossom and Thyme. Picture: Jeremy Long

Tickenham Village Christmas market. More than 30 stalls open.  (HW)
08,12,18Tickenham Village Christmas market. More than 30 stalls open. (HW) 08,12,18

Tickenham Village Christmas market. More than 30 stalls open.  (HW)
08,12,18Tickenham Village Christmas market. More than 30 stalls open. (HW) 08,12,18


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