Flamborough scarecrow festival begins

VILLAGERS in Flamborough are preparing to welcome an invasion of scarecrows this weekend.

Starting on Saturday is the Flamborough RNLI Scarecrow Week and this year's theme is scarecrows from around the world.

All made by residents, you can find them dotted around the village in a variety of guises and see how many you can identify.

Trail maps with voting forms will be on sale in village shops and pubs and are 1. All of the proceeds will go to Flamborough RNLI.

The winner of the competition will then be announced during the RNLI Fun Day at South Landing on Monday, August 25.

Anyone wishing to enter a scarecrow, entry is 2 and you should call 851574, 850799 or 850816.