- 25 June 2017
- Uphill Great Rhyne
The ever popular Duck Race along Uphill Great Rhyne takes place as part of the Uphill Family Fun Weekend on Sunday 25th June starting from the bridge over the Rhyne on Old Church Road at 11am but be there by 10.30 for all the pre start fun.
With 1000 duck entering the race this year the Uphill Village Society, as organisers of the event hope to raise a record amount in aid of Children’s Hospice South West.
Ducks are available to sponsor at only £1 each either at the School and Village Fete on the Saturday, other local events or at the Wharf Cafe and Bar at Uphill Wharf.
Immediately following the race there will be the chance to join in a great family picnic on the beach with the annual Sandcastle Festival taking place adjacent to Weston Bay Yacht Club’s Clubhouse on Uphill beach with the clubhouse open for visitors.