School fair a success

11:00 22 July 2014

Woodbury Primary School fete. Olivier, Bertie, Angus, Heather and Charlotte have fun on the teddy bear raffle. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref exe 8600-29-14AW. To order your copy of this photograph go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

Woodbury Primary School fete. Olivier, Bertie, Angus, Heather and Charlotte have fun on the teddy bear raffle. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref exe 8600-29-14AW. To order your copy of this photograph go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

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The people of Woodbury have been entertained and raised money for the village school at its summer fair.

The event at Woodbury Primary School featured games and entertainment, including a speed trap game where youngsters got to time themselves running past a police radar gun.

There was also a barbecue, a very popular bouncy castle, and stalls run by former pupils, including a qualified beauty therapist and a restaurant chef, who headteacher Nigel Tancock said he was delighted to welcome back.

Mr Tancock added: “I am grateful to everyone who helped to make the summer fair a great success.

“It was extremely well attended, one of the best attended we have had.”

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