HELLO DUCKY

Hun­dreds en­joy duck race for char­ity

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HUN­DREDS OF RUB­BER DUCKS RE­LEASED ON RIVER IN CHAR­ITY FUNDRAISER

The Che­sham All Girls Band’s duck race event took place on Sun­day.

The day’s fes­tiv­i­ties be­gan at The Pheas­ant pub in Water­side at 2pm where the band per­formed.

Re­fresh­ments and other fam­ily ac­tiv­i­ties were also on of­fer.

Around 1,000 rub­ber ducks went head to head in the race, start­ing in the River Chess on the nearby The Moor in Moor Road and fin­ished at the pub.

Af­ter the race, fam­ily ac­tiv­i­ties con­tin­ued with a bar­be­cue and raffle.

The band is run by vol­un­teers and the uni­forms, in­stru­ments and tu­ition are all free of charge.

The small fee the mem­bers pay helps to cover the cost of the Scout Hut for prac­tise.

For more in­for­ma­tion about the band email info@ che­shamall­girls­band.co.uk or visit www.face­book.com/ che­shamall­girls­band.

Che­sham All Girls Band en­ter­tain

Seven-year-old Alexan­der Clark McKay hooks a duck while the crowd en­joy the race

Win­ner of the The Pheas­ant Duck Race 8-year-old Lu­cie Bartrum col­lects her £50 prize from Jo Mil­lard

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