Scarecrow Festival 2011

A report and some photos from the 2011 Scarecrow Festival.

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THE 2011 SCARECROW FESTIVAL

 

The Club in association with The Wilmslow Business Group staged this event again this year and over100 entries from businesses were displayed around the town, for a week.

The Festival got off with a Bang with the help of a Batala Samba Band

with

THE SCARECROW PARADE

which toured the town on Saturday,accompanied by two 12foot scarecrowa,

made by Rotarians Geoff Shelmerdine and Bernard Davies.

A fantastic display to celebrate The 100th Anniversary of the Wilmslow Show

held on Sunday 12thJuly.

 

 

 

A selection of the scarecrows were on show at the Rotary site at The Wilmslow Show

as can be seen in the picture below

 

 

 

 

Bolder and more exciting than last year

Held with the support of the Wilmslow Business Group

with imaginative scarecrows being displayed by Wilmslow businesses in the 2 weeks leading up to the 100th Wilmslow Show.

Scarecrows from local schools displayed in the last week in the entire Hoopers shop front on Alderley Road.

 

ON FRIDAY EVENING THE 9th JULY

THE SCARECROW HOEDOWN

was held on the WILMSLOW SHOW GROUND

with Licensed bar and hog roast

Raffle with valuable prizes

Net proceeds to go to the Alzheimer Society,

local autistic children for a sensory room at a local school and the Children's Adventure Trust Farm.

 

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Announcement of the Winning Tickets in The Scarecrow Draw

 

PRIZE

DONATED BY

DRAW

TICKET NUMBER

Jet2.com voucher

Jet2.com

1st

1757

Perfumery Basket

Hoopers Department Store

2nd

945

Handy Man for a Day

KJB Builders Alderley

3rd

1645

Necklace and Earings

Harrington and Hallworth Wilmslow

4th

80

Heddy's Meal Voucher

Heddy's Restaurant Wilmslow

5th

1765

Advance Rejuvenation Voucher

Agvance Rejuvenation Clinic

6th

1138

Angelique Hairdo Voucher

Angelique Hair Salon, Wilmslow

7th

625

Cross Pen (Intersect)

Intersect UK(Corthill House)W/L

8th

108