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Northwich River Festival 2020


Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th July


Dragon Boat Races

22 teams of 12 (10 paddlers plus 2 reserves), plus a drummer, took part in this spectacular event.

1st Place: Morribobbers from Morrison’s Produce, Gadbrook

2nd Place: iPadlers from Concise Technologies, Gadbrook Park

3rd Place: DCC Dragons from Davenham Cricket Club

iPadlers also recorded the fastest time of the heats: 56.12 seconds

Raft Races

Teams built their own vessels and competed with the other teams.

Great for companies, sports teams, clubs or families and friends.

It was hilarious to watch too!

The winning team was: Gym Rats from Ultimate Fitness Cheshire aboard “The Pec Deck”

Best-dressed team was SaMaN School Nurses, who also won best female team.

Duck Races

Our Famous “Ducks on The Dane” Charity Duck Race brought Northwich River Festival to a close on the Sunday, as thousands of plastic ducks were released to face The Dane’s raging torrent!

The winning numbers are:

1st Place, winning £100: 1835 (Rachael)

2nd Place, each winning £75: 76 (Ann Marie); 2076 (Marion); 3076 (Bev)

3rd Place, each winning £50: 662 (Pam); 2662 (Bret)

Congratulations to all of you – you trained your ducks well!

All winners will be notified by telephone


Celebrating Northwich’s iconic Town Bridge in Lights!