Press

Press requests should be directed to:

John Gordon (email: scarecrow.promotions@gmail.com; mobile: 0779 9624518)

Simon Carruthers (email: simon@iga.uk.net; mobile: 0796 238802)


2019 press & media:

Lancashire Post: https://www.lep.co.uk/whats-on/things-to-do/wray-scarecrow-festival-take-tour-round-weirdest-and-wackiest-creations-667454

The Westmorland Gazette: https://www.thewestmorlandgazette.co.uk/news/17626359.theresa-may-among-the-exhibits-at-wray-scarecrow-festival-and-fair-2019/

Contrary Life: https://www.contrarylife.com/2019/04/wray-scarecrow-festival-2019-52447/

The Visitor: https://www.thevisitor.co.uk/lifestyle/video-scarecrows-take-over-wray-village-during-festival-1-9742109


2018 press & media:

Guardian photo spread: https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/gallery/2018/may/06/wrays-scarecrow-festival-in-pictures?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

BBC North West: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-england-lancashire-44018288/scarecrows-gather-in-world-record-bid-at-wray-festival

ITV (Granada Reports): http://www.itv.com/news/granada/update/2018-04-30/village-festival-has-been-turning-heads-for-35-years/

BBC Radio Lancashire (Sally Naden and Brett Davison): https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p064fzs0

BBC Radio Lancashire (John Barnes from 07:39 mins): https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p066b19p

First News: p01_FirstNews617

Lancaster Guardian: https://www.lancasterguardian.co.uk/news/silver-year-for-popular-wray-festival-1-9138224

The Times (News in Pictures): https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/news-in-pictures-saturday-april-28-2018-l9n20klx0


2017 press & media (selected):

Mail Online: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4470004/Scarecrow-Trumps-English-village-festival.html


2016 press & media (selected):

BBC: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-england-lancashire-36161889/scarecrows-on-display-at-wray-festival