Thoughts from category: village fete

and then there were two


Nearly a year to the day from starting our first innocent drinks blog (see below) we have just opened the virtual doors to our second blog, the innocent village fete blog. You'll be able to keep up to date with all things fete via the new little widget in the right hand column of this blog, by checking back regularly at the blog itself or by subscribing to its RSS feed if you're really fancy.

We hope you enjoy it.

chilton foliat village fete

This year we're holding the first ever innocent village fete. So, we thought it might be nice to spend some time learning about how fetes are done from the experts. Luckily, learning about fetes is lots of fun. It involves us spending the summer touring the best village fetes we could find. This Saturday, our tour began in a lovely village called Chilton Foliat.


We brought along some smoothies in our dancing grass van. We even set up our very own fete game.


There were lots of great things about the Chilton Foliat fete. But our favourite bits were:


Welly Wanging

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Quality Bric-a-Brac


Plate smashing



The Dog Show. Molly and Maisy were the two dogs most like their owners.


And Brian. He built this steam engine all by himself. It took 14 years, and now he brings it to village fetes around the country.


It's even got a proper tax disc.