Wednesday, 13 February 2013
SHROVE TUESDAY 2013
Pancake Day saw snow on the Downs - but so what!
We were out to enjoy ourselves, had made around 150 pancakes in advance and we knew the Ralph Baldock ( Headmaster) was bringing along the whole of his school to take part. (100 plus)
The pancakes were inspected and the pans tried out
Owen Scorey had obviously missed out on breakfast!
RACE 1, and the winner was SCARLETT PARK
RACE 2, winner was JANET DEBANZIE
RACE 3, Winner was FINLEY LODGE
RACE 4 , Joint Winners were OWEN SCOEY, and MASON PAYNE
RACE 5, Winner IMOGEN SIMS
RACE 6, Winner JAYDEN LODGE (eating his Pancake)
RACE 7, Winner WILLIAM DIXON
RACE 8, Winner GEORGIA CHATTENDEN
RACE 9, Winner CALLUM SHERIDAN
RACE 10, Winner CELESTINA MENESES-BANTESTA
RACE 11, Winner LUKE MICKLEBROUGH
RACE 12, Winner FREDDIE WEADON
RACE` 13, Winner OLIVIA WALSH
RACE 14, Winner LAINEY-MAY BUTLER
THE HOLLLINGBOURNE SCHOOL STAFF RACE
was won for the second year running by
There were some FAST WOMEN challenging in the MOTHERS' RACE
and coming from the back CLAIRE BUTLER was the Winner.
PAUL DIXON won the mens' race
and finally Sadie Curtis from Leeds WI won
a) The GRANDMOTHERS' RACE
b) THE WOMENS INSTITUTE RACE and
c) Put the rest of us to shame being the most senior lady on the field.
We all had a great time, and were fed Hot Cross Buns and drinks by Joyce, Sue and Hilary
We were also very impressed that the Winning Children were able to spell their own names (some of them being very long) - there is obviously no literacy problem in Hollingbourne School.
(Apologies if WE have mis-spelt the names)
SEE YOU NEXT YEAR