Hickling Scarecrow Weekend 2017

Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th September
Fairy Tales and Nursery Rhymes!

Thank you for visiting Scarecrow Weekend 2017 and helping us to raise funding for Marie Curie Cancer Care, the Parents room at the QMC and village groups!

The Mayor of Rushcliffe has been round to judge the scarecrows on Saturday afternoon. The Mayor’s Choice was awarded to Mrs Tiggy Winkle.

Mayor’s Choice Award

1.       Mrs Tiggy Winkle (11)

2.       Bill & Ben (25)

3.       Dumbo (14)

4.       Snow White (29)

5.       Goldilocks & 3 Bears (39)

6.       Hickory Dickory Dock (38)

Several hundred votes were cast for the public’s choice of favourite scarecrow, with Mrs Tiggy Winkle again the clear winner.

Public Choice Award

1.       Mrs. Tiggy Winkle (11)

2.       Peter Rabbit (10)

3.       Goldilocks & 3 Bears (39)

4.       The Owl & The Pussycat (3)

5.       Mary Poppins (24)

6.       Snow White (29)

7.       Dumbo (14)

8.       Trumpty Dumpty (35)

9.       Hickory Dickory Dock (38)

10.   Owl & Pussycat (23)

Winner of the 2017 Mayor’s Choice Award & Public Choice Award

Winners of the Name the Scarecrow and Name the Cartoon competitions will be announced in October. Official answers via the links below.

Name the Scarecrow 2017 answers

Name the Cartoon 2017 answers

Here are a few more examples of this year’s entries!

Peter Rabbit

Peter Rabbit

Hickory Dickory Dock

Hickory Dickory Dock

The Faraway Tree

The Faraway Tree



3 not so little bears

Goldilock’s 3 Bears

Bill & Ben

Bill & Ben

Mary Poppins

Mary Poppins




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