Pancake races return in Sidmouth

PUBLISHED: 16:32 03 February 2016 | UPDATED: 08:53 04 February 2016

Sidmouth Pancake races. Ref shs 3178-08-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife

Sidmouth Pancake races. Ref shs 3178-08-15TI. Picture: Terry Ife


A flipping great time will be had on Tuesday, February 16, when Sid Valley Rotary Club will again stage its annual pancake races.

As before, the event will be held on The Esplanade opposite the Elizabeth Hotel, with races for both adults and juniors.

Races for juniors will start at 2.30pm, with free entry for all competitors. The adult races, competing for the prestigious ‘Silver Pan’, will follow at 3pm.

The cost of entry for a team of four is £20.

Entry forms for adults will be available on the day or by email to All proceeds will be donated to Rotary children’s charities.

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