Duck Race 2014

Supported by the Nationwide Building Society.

Monday 26th May 2014

Proceeds of the day go to local Rotary supported charities

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Following last year’s record duck sales we hope to do even better in 2014. Duck race public ticket sales for this year’s event will take place as follows:

Saturday March 29th – Asda, West Swindon District Centre

125 ducks sold

Saturday April 12th – Swindon Town Centre

306 ducks sold

Friday April 18th – Sainsbury’s,Bridgemead 

Saturday April 19th – Sainsbury’s, Bridgemead

Friday 25th April – Nationwide Atrium

Saturday May 3rd – Sainsbury’s, Bridgemead

Sunday May 4th – Sainsbury’s, Bridgemead

Saturday May 10th – Swindon Town Centre

Saturday May 17th – The Co-Operative, Swindon Old Town

Sunday May 18th – The Co-Operative, Swindon Old Town

Tickets will also be available from many other outlets and local charities around Swindon, details of which we will publish as soon as they are known.

The winners of the 2013 Drakes Race were Taylor Wimpey, and there will be an opportunity soon to start the challenge for the 2014 title. Further details will be published very soon.
We would like to offer our most sincere thanks to the following organisations who sponsored drakes in the 2013 race. Click on their name for more about what they do:

Another Perfect Delivery Ltd (Vivienne Salisbury)
Arkells Brewery (James Arkell)
Aster Group (Liz Richmond)
Bank of England (Claire Weetch)
Banks Chartered Accountants (Richard Matthews)
Barnes Coaches (Sue Barnes)
Barron Heating
Blunsdon House Hotel (Peter Clifford)
C. Brewer & Sons Ltd (Chris Eveleigh)
Cadillac Plastics (Martyn Jones)
DA Cooke Wholesale Ltd (Ian Cooke)
Dave Ody Electrical (Dave Ody)
DCK Beavers (Melodie Beevers)
Derrick Newman & Co (Richard Goodfellow)
Flowforms (Peter Hayman – 2 entries!)
Guest & Fiore Bricklayers (Gordon Guest)
HA Engineering (Richard Arman)
Higos Insurance Services
Hinton Newport (David Newport)
Howard Tenans (Swindon) Ltd (Pauline Harper)
IBMC (Newman Floyd)
Intergraph (Roy Parkinson)
Jephson Pharmacy (Nick Jephson)
Kennet Pharmacy (Nick Jephson)
The Lalbagh Restaurant (Abdul Amin – 5 entries!)
McArthur Glen Group (Gary Bond);
Monahans (Gill Hodges)
Morrison & Masters (Peter Riddle)
Paul Joseph
Prestige Fire (Chris Picken)
Rockstone Surfacing (Lorraine Dziubinski)
Royal Signals Association
Sward Developments (S. Ward)
T M Property Searches Ltd (Trevor Brown);
Taylor Wimpey (Gemma Hitchcock)
Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce (Paul Briggs – 2 entries!)
White Horse Financial Services (Mike Stannard)
Whitmarsh Lockhart (Paul Whitmarsh)
Zurich Community Trust (Jane Fox)

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