These events are sponsored by the Festival Friends.
Best Dressed Window Competition 2016
The theme this year is ‘I do like to be beside the sea side’ and the judging will take place in advance of the Festival on the morning of Thursday 21st July. The criteria will be visual impact the relevance to the theme and the overall quality of the display.
Trophies and certificates will be awarded in two classes, Independent Shops and Charity Shops. Displays should be retained for the duration of the Festival.
Tag the Flag competition 2016
Sponsored by Herbaceous
This competition is for children at Infant or Junior School.
“Win a digital camera.” All you have to do is to look in the shop windows on both sides of Oxford Street between Argyle Road and the railway bridge to find 12 Flags of various countries. Firstly, collect your entry form from Herbaceous in Oxford Street and write the name of each country the flag represents and the shop you found it in on the form. When you have found all 12 flags hand the form back to Herbaceous by Friday 29th July. Make sure you put your name, age and phone number on the form so that we can contact you if you win. The correct entries will be put into a draw that will be made by the Sponsor on Saturday 30th July.