Birchover hotel stay for duck race winner

A two night stay in a Birchover hotel is on offer to the winner of an annual duck race.

Sight Support Derbyshire is inviting businesses and individuals to have a stall at the annual Ey up mi duck race, held by Derby Cathedral on June 2.

The annual duck race and family fun day starts 11am.

The Ey up mi duck race and riverside festival is a great day for the family and welcomes a variety of stalls including a bungee run, bouncy castle, games,food and drink.

As Derby County’s designated charity Rammie will be opening the day and a Derby county player will be signing autographs. Dance schools will also be performing on the day.

The Ey up mi duck race is Sight Supports Derbyshire’s biggest annual event which sees thousands of rubber ducks race down the river towards a £250 prize.

Ducks can be sponsored for just £1 and organisations can adopt, dress and race giant ducks to enter the corporate race for a donation of £30 with a prize of a two night stay at the Birchover Hotel Apartment.

Anyone interested in taking part is asked to contact