Plenty to crow about at festivals

SCARECROW festivals will be taking place in Crick and Aston le Walls this weekend.

The Crick Scarecrow Weekend will be running from 10am on both Saturday and Sunday.

Alongside the scarecrows on show, there will be live music, stalls and a raffle among the entertainment.

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The Scarecrow Trail will be at Aston le Walls with a number of different scarecrows around the village.

Trail sheets are £2 and can be purchased from the village hall from 11am to 5pm. Ice creams are available most of the day from Foxcote while cream teas from The Barn, Blacksmith Lane, will be served from 2.30pm to 5pm both days.