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February, apart from being the shortest month
of the year is also the month in which Shrove
We associate that with 'Pancakes', but that food
item has been around since the Bronze & Iron
With the rise of Christianity it has been absorbed
into the calendar to provide an opportunity to use
up diary and wheat products before the
beginning of the festival of Lent.
To celebrate this event our local W.I. Recently
organised a 'Pancake Race', primarily to raise
funds for their 100th anniversary which falls in 2018.
As well as the races themselves – Yes, some of the Mums joined in as well – Well Done you!
Lining up for the start.
There was of course traditional games including 'Splat The Rat', a 'Tombola, and a 'PancakeTossing' Competition, but the most eye-catching stall was magnificent 'Candy Cart'
The kitchen was kept busy supplying teas, coffee, cakes, pancakes of course and bacon buns.
Those who came thoroughly enjoyed themselves, and the prize winners went home well satisfied.
Next Event is a Jumble Sale on 25th March
The Motley Crew - well done everyone!
Age Group 4 - 8 Medal Winners
Age Group 9 - 11
Big Boys & Girls
Age Group 4 - 8
Big Boys & Girls Dummy