Winchcombe Wassail at Hayles Fruit Farm
Saturday 28/01/12 00:00 -
Traditional Wassail Celebration. Hayles Fruit Farm is off the B4632 between Toddington and Winchcombe
Winchcombe Town celebrates its now annual wassail at Hayles Fruit Farm on Saturday 28th January. The celebrations will be led by Happenstance Border Morris side and will involve singing, dancing, a wassail king and queen and much cider! The trees are honoured for what they provided last year and 'toasted' with bread drenched in cider. There is also an offering made to the robin, the guardian of the tree. The event is free and will start at 3pm, finishing with a torch lit procession at approximately 5pm.