Nice weather for ducks

By Ross Findon

Sunday, April 20, 2014

 

Nice weather for ducks

People from across the Isle of Wight take part in the Calbourne Duck Race. Picture by Jennifer Burton.

MORE than 1,000 yellow ducks were launched in the Calbourne Duck Race today (Sunday).
The traditional event, held at Winkle Street, has become a fixture of the Isle of Wight Easter calendar, raising money for the village recreation centre.

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by Jacqueline Chambers

20th April 2014, at 23:04:08

Yep, we raised a good amount considering the weather. Thanks to everyone who came and supported us by buying a duck or two!

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by Susannah Thornton

20th April 2014, at 19:30:25

Quacking marvellous, an eggcellent time for all. Hope they managed to raise funds, good luck.

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