Chocolate goodies for Easter winner

Pannier Market manager Simon Curry presenting Bethany Parkhouse with her Easter prize.

Pannier Market manager Simon Curry presenting Bethany Parkhouse with her Easter prize. - Credit: Archant

The 11-year-old won a giant chocolate prize after being drawn as the winner of the Easter egg hunt.

A YOUNG shopper won a cracking prize this Easter after an egg hunt in Barnstaple Pannier Market.

Bethany Parkhouse, 11, from Barnstaple, took part in the event over the Easter weekend and was the winner of a giant chocolate prize.

She said: “I was so excited when I heard I’d won.

“I’m so glad I took part in the competition, it was really fun.”


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The Easter Bunny also visited the market and shoppers were entertained by the Borderline Morris Dancers.

“We’re always keen to celebrate various events and holidays with the community - and this Easter was no different,” said Simon Curry, Pannier Market manager.

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“We had a really good, busy weekend here at the market, with traders and shoppers getting into the spirit of things.

“We hope it added to the overall shopping experience for local people and visitors - and that we’ll see them back here again soon.”

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