Wassailing at Daventry Country Park

THE trees at Daventry Country Park were woken from their winter slumber on Saturday.

The annual wassailing event saw a parade of people set out from the park’s visitors’ centre.

There was music, bells and banging pots and pans together to make plenty of noise to help wake the trees.

Led by the park’s countryside rangers, the group headed to the community orchard where they hung toast on the trees’ branches to and

For photos of the event, see the Daventry Express this Thursday (January 12).