Vegetable animal competition at fete

A popular dog show and a “vegetable animal” competition mingle with countryside history at a picturesque village fete on Saturday.
Redesmere Fete will feature the crowning of the 76th water lily queen, Isobel Lawson, by the king of Redesmere Charlie Mills in a ceremony that dates back to the 1930s. The queen is traditionally rowed across the lake in a swan boat to her crowning on the banks of the mere.

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