Duck Race 2014

Supported by the Nationwide Building Society

and with grateful thanks to Keltic Contractors for providing generators to power the event.

Proceeds from the day have been distributed to Wessex Children’s Hospice (Naomi House) and other local Rotary-supported charities

Read our latest updates here

Following last year’s record duck sales we have done even better in 2014! More than 11,500 tickets were sold thanks to the generosity of the Swindon public and the results were as follows:

First: Duck number 03800 (£1000)

Second: Duck number 04601 (£100)

Third: Duck number 09612 (£100)

Fourth: Duck number 06707 (£100)

Fifth: Duck number 07363 (£100)

Sixth: Duck number 10926 (£100)

Seventh: Duck number 08602 (£100)

The Drakes Race for companies also took place at the event and we would like to offer our congratulations to the winners, who were:

C. Brewer & Sons

and who win the coveted rose bowl!

Second place went to Derrick Newman & Co

Third place went to Prestige Fire

We are sincerely grateful to the following organisations who also sponsored drakes in this year’s race. Click on their name to find out more about them:

Arkells Brewery
Bank of England (Gold entry!)
Barnes Coaches
Blunsdon House Hotel
CWC Fire
Cadillac Plastics (Gold entry!)
Caruco Signs & Graphics
Fast Plant, Swindon
H&A Engineering (2 entries)
Intel Corporation (Gold entry!)
Intergraph UK Ltd (Gold entry!)
Jephson Pharmacy (Gold entry!)
The Kings Hotel, Old Town, Swindon
The Lalbagh Restaurant (3 entries!)
Lucy Pet Carers
McArthur Glen Group
Paul Jose
Richard James
Rockstone Surfacing
The Royal Signals Association, Swindon Branch
The Runner, Swindon
TM Group
Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce
White Horse Financial Services


Follow us on Facebook

and ‘like’ us please