Organiser apologises after Witcombe Cider Festival runs out of cider

The organiser of Witcombe Cider Festival has apologised to eventgoers after receiving complaints that there were too many people and not enough cider on the second day of the event.

The festival was held across the bank holiday weekend (August 23-25).

The organiser of the event responded to complaints on the event’s social media channels and commented: “Witcombe Cider Festival fully acknowledges and apologies profusely for the delays at bars yesterday.

“We can assure you that the organisers and management team have been working tirelessly throughout the night and have taken measures to ensure that these issues are resolved for today’s event.

“We take this opportunity to ensure all festival goers waiting times will be drastically reduced today due to more bar staff, more tills and the prepouring of popular drinks!

“Witcombe Cider Festival is fully committed to offering the best possible experience to its attendants and there will no better example of this than today. Here’s to a great day of sun, cider and Dizzee Rascal!”