Reedham Duck Race 21st August 2010 on the River Yare
The Lord Nelson
Real Ale, Good Food & Live Music in Reedham on the Norfolk Broads
Reeham Duck Race is a charity event that is held between the Swing Bridge outside
The Ship Inn and The Lord Nelson on the first weekend of the Reedham Riverside Beer
Festival. The proceeds from this event go to Reedham Village School and the East
Anglian Air Ambulance.
The race involves Plastic ducks being released to float down the river. Each duck
corresponds to a ticket number and the duck that crosses the line first wins the
owner of the ticket a price. You don’t even have to get wet just come down to the
river and cheer the duck on.
The race will be held from 5.30pm on Saturday the 21st of August from Outside The
Ship Inn. The first prize is £200. Tickets are £2.50 and can be bought to sponsor
a duck from The Lord Nelson The Ship Inn Reedham Post Office Cupcakes Tea Rooms Reedham
Stores Reedham Fish and Chip Shop The Vikings Social Club and the Humpty Dumpty Brewery.