Scarecrow Festival 2016 – The Winners

22 Sep 2016

Bramhall and Woodford Rotary put on a splendid Scarecrow Festival on Saturday 17 Sept, raising around £1000 for Purple4Polio campaign, a new initiative to raise money to eradicate polio throughout the world.

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There were four categories for entrants and judging took place at three venues around the village.


MP Mary Robinson along with Kirsty, a representative from the main sponsor Redrow Homes judged the scarecrows.

Business & Shops Winner- Bramcote Dental Practise – Mary Poppins

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Family & Individuals Winner – Ellie Raistrick – Lion

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Ellie Raistrick

Tableaux – Corry’s Butchers

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Corrys Butcher

Schools, clubs and children’s organisations WinnerValley School – for the second year in a row!

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Valley School

Around £1,000 was raised for Purple for Polio and the day was great success and brought the Bramhall community together with lots of entertainment around the village.

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Bramhall and Woodford Rotary will also be selling their latest publication, Billy Bow’s Holiday for £5. The books are currently available at Ella’s, The Happy Potter, Little Big Heads, Simply Books, Crookilley Crafts, & Amaranth or contact Maggie from the Bramhall and Woodford Rotary on [email protected]

Billy Bow Holiday

To see a gallery of all the scarecrow entries click here

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