Scarecrow competition sponsored by John Broomfield Removals

Listen to Ditchling Fair joint Chair, Jack Daniels, talk on BBC Sussex about the 2020 Scarecrow Competition. Aired on the Mid-Morning show on 30th March 2020. Scroll through the audio on the BBC website to about 18:14 to hear the interview. Alternatively, click on the image below for a slideshow video.

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You can view photos of all the historical Ditchling Scarecrow competition entries here.





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About Ditchling Fair

In 1312 King Edward II granted John de Warenne, Lord of the Manor, the right to run a Fair in Ditchling 'in the eve and in the day and in the morrow of St Margaret the Virgin' and thus was to be celebrated on July 20th.

More information is on The Ditchling History Project website (opens in new window)...

John Broomfield Removals

John Broomfield RemovalsJohn Broomfield Removals are generously continuing to sponsor the Ditchling Fair Scarecrow Competition.

They are a local family-run business with 20 years of experience in the removal industry. They have built their reputation through their friendly and professional staff from the local area, which has provided a quality service.