Straw available

Scarecrow makers, if you require a bag of straw for the finishing touches on your scarecrow the lovely people at the bottom of fall lane (by the tip ) have donated a bale! Feel free to call in and collect some of it.

Ark Animal Feeds, 4 Holmes Road, Sowerby Bridge, HX6 2AU.

Scarecrow winners announced for 2017

Best Scarecrows for 2017, as voted by visitors to the Festival, are:

1st place – Alice and the Queen of Hearts by the Wisniewski family

2nd place – Lego Batman by Nick Fox

3rd place – Heroes We Never Forget by Cath and Rod Hulme

An additional prize for a scarecrow drawn at random went to Wendy & Trisha’s Sowerby Croft Team who made “Hannah Cockroft”