Here is a list of all the competition winners throughout the day.

Scarecrow Competition 

  1st A World Without a Sausage
  2nd We Are The Children of Ditchling School
  3rd The European Community: In or Out?
  See all the competition entries here

Jack and Jill Race

  Winners Grandarth
  Best Dressed Heart of the Community


  Best Adult Male The Wizard
  Best Adult Female The Wyvern
  Best Pair Jack & Jill Windmills
  Best Decorated Non-Motorised Vehicle Sussex Yeomanry
  Best Decorated Motorised Vehicle Village Gems
  Walking Groups of More Than Six  
  1st Brownies
  2nd Preschool Group
  3rd St Margaret's School
  Walking Groups of Less Than Six  
  1st The Hop Pickers
  2nd Heart Of The Community

Dog Show

  Dogsticle Course Luna
  Best Dressed Luna
  Champion Doris
  (please contact the Fair Committe for your prizes)

Tug Of War

  Champions 2016 Ditchling Rugby Team
  The 2014 Champions were also Ditchling Rugby Team (apologies for the error in the Fair Programme)

In With The In Crowd Quiz

  Winner Derek Harris






Keep Coming Back

Please remember to return to the Fair website as we'll be updating it regularly. Of course you can always check our Facebook page and Instagram feed for a different way of keeping up to date.



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...