Wakes Week

HOPE WAKES & WELL DRESSING 2021

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Hope Wakes and Well Dressing Week 2021 was from Saturday the 26th June to Sunday the 4th July.
It was a cut back week due to covid restrictions but a few events took place.

Competition winners:

Scarecrows:

          Single Scarecrow
                    1st Cafe Adventure
                   2nd Hope Pre School
                    3rd Bridge Cottage

          Best Dressed Business
                   1st Active Physiotherapy

          Multiple Scarecrows / Best Dressed House
                    1st Pam Russell, 34 Eccles Close
                   2nd Emily and Tristan, 17 Marsh Avenue

The Duck Race was won by:
          1st Harriet Mummery £60
          2nd Graham Sedgewick £30
          3rd Chris Lenton £15
          Booby prize was Alex Bridgestock

The Photo Quiz was won by:
          1st Banhams with 38
          2nd Mummerys with 36

Car Treasure Hunt was won by
          The Greenans (2nd Team) with 275 out of 300

Fireworks:

After persistent rain, a poor weather forecast and a certain conflict with football, the Sports Club decided to postpone the torchlight parade and fireworks. Sadly, excepting a hardened few, the family picnic was a bit of a wash out as well.

Never fear, we still have the fireworks so a little later on in the year we will have a family picnic day, followed by the Torchlight Process and fireworks. So keep an eye open. Notices will be put up around the village and the work will be passed on by social media.

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