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Scarecrow competition – September 2015

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Results

Public vote – adults

Rosette for 1st prize Vincent Van Crow by Hazel MacCormick
Rosette for 2nd prize Long John Silver by Gilleasbuig and Norma Black and
Maighdean-mhara by Catherine Davies
Rosette for 3rd prize Sometimes mum just needs a break by The Cook family

Public vote – children

Rosette for 1st prize The Rascals by Rachel and Donald MacCormick and
Watch Dog by Ealasaid MacLean-Fleming
Rosette for 2nd prize Caught by Fionn and Fergus Cook and
MacMinion by Cormac and Cian MacDougall

The judge's award – adults

Rosette for 1st prize Hingin On by Lorraine King
Rosette for 2nd prize Long John Silver by Gilleasbuig and Norma Black
Rosette for 3rd prize Scaryvore Rock Concert by the people of Achinduin

The judge's award – children

Rosette for 1st prize Watch Dog by Ealasaid MacLean-Fleming
Rosette for 2nd prize MacMinion by Cormac and Cian MacDougall
Rosette for 3rd prize When is the next ferry? by Stephen and Tayler

Elaine Robertson said that it was very difficult to choose these winners as the standard was so high. Congratulations to everybody who entered!

Winner of Adults' competition (Judged)

Councillor Elaine Robinson awarding Lorraine King first prize for her scarecrow Hingin On




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A big thank you to our major sponsor for 2015 – R.S. Maccoll

Important dates

17th August 2015 The competition was launched. See here.
6th September 2015 The judge was announced. See here.
16th September 2015 All entries have to be with Hazel by the end of the day. An entry form can be obtained from Hazel or Bob Davies or from the shop or by clicking here
19th September 2015 All scarecrows must be on display by the end of the day.
20th September 2015

This page will be updated with

  • A map showing the location of all the scarecrows in the competition,
  • Photographs of all the scarecrows and
  • Instructions on how to vote for your favourite scarecrow.

Paper maps and voting forms will be available in the waiting rooms at Point and Achnacroish and at the shop.

23rd September 2012 The scarecrows will be judged by Councillor Elaine Robertson.
26th September 2012 This will be the last day when you can vote for your favourite scarecrow.
27th September 2015 The results of the judging and the vote will be announced.
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