PICTURES: Wet weather fails to dampen May Fair fun

16:30 29 May 2014

Cadhay May Fair. Jonathan Marshal and his amazing horse Tulio and helpers Harriet and Isabella. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref sho 3099-22-14AW. To order your copy of this photograph go to www.sidmouthherald.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

Cadhay May Fair. Jonathan Marshal and his amazing horse Tulio and helpers Harriet and Isabella. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref sho 3099-22-14AW. To order your copy of this photograph go to www.sidmouthherald.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

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More than 1,000 revellers armed themsevles with umbrellas and braved the inclement weather to enjoy the Ottery St Mary May Fair, held at Cadhay House on Saturday.

Pictures from the event can be found in this week’s Herald.

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