Big Summer Fete 2015

ST MARY’S & ST JOHN’S CHURCHES are holding their 3rd BIG SUMMER FETE on Saturday 1st August, in and around St Mary’s Church in the centre of Totnes.


StMarys20130803_05Refreshments available from 10.30am include fresh coffee, a variety of teas, cold drinks, home-made cakes and scones, Ploughman’s Lunch & filled rolls.
For early-arrivers there’s a Concert at 11am by the Choir of St Mary’s, with music by St Mary’s musical director and resident organist, Jan Dietz.
This is followed by the
Official Opening at 12 noon.

Attractions include:
StMarys20130803_19• Bottles stall
• Bric a brac stall
• Badge-making courtesy of Messy Church
• Duck Fishing
• Guess the Name of the Teddy Bear (donated by Perrings)
• Guess the Number of Sweets in a Jar
StMarys20130803_26• Home-made Cakes stall
• Horse Race game
• Jams & Chutneys stall
• Maypole Dancing
• Produce stall
• Raffle
StMarys20130803_09• Skittles
• Tombola
• Totnes Town Band
• Treasure Hunt
Fun for all ages, whatever the weather…

StMarys20130803_41A special thank-you to Perrings Funeral Directors, who have donated £40 of vouchers to spend at designated local shops.
Thank you too (for more vouchers) to Annie’s Fruit Shop & Deli, Seven Stars Hotel and Silver Grill, and (for produce) to Cooperative, Morrisons, Challices and Bridgetown Stores.
Thank you also to everyone who has helped organise, promote and provide things for the Fete. (Help still needed, see below!)

a wheelchair-friendly event
click the photos to view them larger
more photos from the last two Fetes are here and here

HELP STILL NEEDED – right up until the last minute

PLEASE HELP to stock the produce stall at the Big Summer Fete on Saturday 1st August…
We need plants, cut flowers, jams & chutneys, fruit and vegetables. If you don’t have anything in your garden, do you know gardeners who might donate?
StMarys20130803_21ALSO NEEDED are bottles for the bottle stall, cakes and bric-a-brac, all very welcome.
StMarys20130803_10Contact any of the following: Lynne Birch, Diana Brown, Jan Dietz, Tony Gregg, Jane Mountford, Sandra Nicholson or Carolyn Stilwell.
Drop off your contributions at
St Mary’s Church the day before
, between 2pm and 7pm – or just bring them along on the day (ideally before 12noon).
Thank you!

THERE’S STILL TIME to help promote the Big Summer Fete…
If you’d like a paper copy of the poster or car banner, please telephone Lynne Birch on 01803 840259 or email Lynne.
Or, if you’d prefer to print your own, just click the previews, below, to download full-size pdf files. (If your printer doesn’t print edge-to-edge, use the smaller version of the car banners, which features a white border and guide lines for trimming.)

summerfete2015poster72dpi stmarysfetecarbanners1 stmarysfetecarbanners2


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