Meerkats and snakes among the stars at Weybourne’s annual family fun day

Mitch Price and his wife Hazel (left) introduce Slytherin the 12ft albino Burmese python and a baby

Mitch Price and his wife Hazel (left) introduce Slytherin the 12ft albino Burmese python and a baby meerkat to a visitor to Weybourne's annual family fun day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

A 12ft python, a bearded dragon and family of meerkats were among the attractions at Weybourne's annual family fun day, held on the village playing fields at the weekend.

Eight-year-old Katie Joll and terrier Olly get set for the dog show at Weybourne's annual family fun

Eight-year-old Katie Joll and terrier Olly get set for the dog show at Weybourne's annual family fun day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

The event, which has been organised for more than 15 Years by Weybourne Community Fund committee members and volunteers, included a 'meet the animals' tent run by Mitch and Hazel Price of Ely-based zoo Animal Experience, as well as children's games, a disco, charity, craft and food stalls, a car boot sale and a fun dog show with categories ranging from best rescue pet, to best 'oldie'.

Lucy the Jack Russell dressed to impress at Weybourne's annual family fun day. Picture: KAREN BETHEL

Lucy the Jack Russell dressed to impress at Weybourne's annual family fun day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Community Fund secretary Peter Rose said that, as well as raising cash for village good causes, the fun day aimed to offer a great day out for local people and holidaymakers alike.

Weybourne Community Fund's annual family fun day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Weybourne Community Fund's annual family fun day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

He added: 'We try to keep that traditional feel of a country fair but, by adding new events each year, I think it is something that appeals to all the family.'

Weybourne Community Fund committee members (from left): Peter Rose, Ruth Gallally and Richard Lee. P

Weybourne Community Fund committee members (from left): Peter Rose, Ruth Gallally and Richard Lee. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Sizing up the competition for the dog show at Weybourne Community Fund's annual family fun day. Pict

Sizing up the competition for the dog show at Weybourne Community Fund's annual family fun day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Brothers Ronnie and Stanley Rowland having fun on a fairground ride at Weybourne Community Fund's an

Brothers Ronnie and Stanley Rowland having fun on a fairground ride at Weybourne Community Fund's annual family fun day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Hazel Price, of Animal Experience, introduces a meerkat to three-year-old Harry. Picture: KAREN BETH

Hazel Price, of Animal Experience, introduces a meerkat to three-year-old Harry. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

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The human fruit machine in action at Weybourne's annual family fun day. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

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Home-cooked produce on offer at Weybourne Community Fund's annual family fun day. Picture: KAREN BET

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