WHILE I applaude the Ciderthon event in its aims and for the obvious enjoyment of the participants, might I float a very small cloud across the organisation of the route.

Could I suggest that next year's route does not block off the main access route from the Minehead direction to Musgrove Park Hospital?

We were forgiven our late arrival by our elderly relative, but crawling via the unfamiliar diversion, in company with numerous other displaced cars, was an unhelpful delay to the start to our visit.


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