Lichfield’s exciting Pancake Races

Published on: Tue, 22/01/2019 - 10:54

Pancake Races 2019

Lichfield’s exciting Pancake Races are set to take place on Tuesday 5 March, and spectators can expect to see all the usual races including Men’s, Women’s, Mascots and under 10’s. Participants will be on their marks as usual in Bore Street from 12 noon.

 

The races will be followed by the traditional opening of the Shrovetide Fair on the Market Square by the Civic party, supported by Town Crier Ken Knowles who will give a shout to announce the occasion.

 

Please note an important change to the registration process to enable better and more efficient management of runners on the day. All entrants must pre-register anytime up to 12 Noon on Monday 4 March. Registrations will not be accepted after this deadline.

 

If you would like to take part, please complete the coupon printed on this page and return to Lichfield City Council Offices in Bore Street.  Alternatively, you can download the application form from the Lichfield City Council website at www.lichfield.gov.uk/news

 

Frying pans & pancakes will be provided!

 

Please note anyone who has not registered before the day will not be permitted to take part.

 

LICHFIELD PANCAKE RACES SHROVE TUESDAY 5 MARCH 2019

 

Name……………………………………………………               Age (if under 10) ………………M/F

For child entrants a parental consent form will need to be signed on the day

 

Company/Address/email……………………………………………………………………………….

 

………………………………………………………………. Postcode…………………………...……

 

Telephone number………………………………………………………….…………………..............

 

All participants must pre-register at Lichfield City Council Offices, Bore Street

Anytime up to 12.00 noon on MONDAY 4 MARCH 2019.

All participants enter entirely at their own risk, Lichfield City Council accept no liability for any loss, damage or injury however caused.  Publicity may be given to entrants/winners and their names and photographs may be published in the local press or other media.

 

For more information or to register in advance, please contact:

Lucy Clarke, Lichfield City Council, Donegal House, Bore Street, Lichfield, WS13 6LU

Telephone 01543 309852 email lucy.clarke@lichfield.gov.uk