Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 17°C

min temp: 9°C

ESTD 1874 Search

Gallery: Are you harbouring a prized snowman in your garden?

14:00 22 January 2013

snow-bear_2013-1-21_9029_16287

snow-bear_2013-1-21_9029_16287

FLUSHED with excitement at the first real snowfall of the winter, children everywhere dusted off their shovels, raided the fridge and dug out their old scarves.

shares

Getting to work in gardens, fields and even on roundabouts, they gathered snow into huge piles ready to craft into the perfect snowman.

But they didn’t stop there. Suffolk now has a healthy collection of snowdogs, snowwomen and even a snow jockey.

Photos of these carefully carved snow creations have been posted on our iwitness page and we are offering a £25 High Street voucher for the best snow friend.

The competition, run in association with Hammond Land Rover, the off-road specialists based in Halesworth, will run until the end of the month, so there is plenty to get your photos in.

Usual Archant conditions apply, closing date is Thursday, January 31.

Winners will be announced online at The East Anglian Daily Times and via iwitness.

For more entries or to upload your photos visit suffolk.iwitness24.co.uk

Related articles

shares

0 comments

A Mercedes has crashed into a BP petrol station in west Suffolk

The male driver of a car which crashed into a petrol station has escaped uninjured.

The countdown to the Suffolk Show is on

Visitors to the Suffolk Show are set for fine and dry weather tomorrow.

Motorists experienced delays on the A14 (file pic).

A car overturned on the A14 causing delays for motorists heading towards Newmarket.

The scene at Uncle Sam's American Circus in Chantry Park after the incident

An investigation has today been launched after two circus performers were injured when a motorcycle stunt went wrong during a performance in Chantry Park, Ipswich.

James Cleverly

Braintree’s new MP James Cleverly is not new to politics. He has been stalking the corridors of London’s City Hall for years.

(l-r) Suffolk Show fashionistas Tory, Jenny, Abi, Kate, Nicola and Janet demonstrate their show attire will stand up to the most blustery conditions!

If you were trying to persuade someone to go to the show for the first time, what would be your top three recommendations?

Members of Hadleigh Local Dementia Action Alliance

Up to £5,000 is being offered to groups in Suffolk who want to make their communities dementia-friendly.

Michael Warner (left) and John Rendle (right) with an Ipswich School photo showing pupils who left in 1965.  They are trying to trace other pupils who left 50 years ago to join them at a reunion lunch this June.

A call has been made for pupils who left a private school 50 years ago to join their former peers at a celebratory lunch.

On site at Trinity Park

It may have been a relaxing bank holiday for some, but for the stall holders taking part in the Suffolk Show it was business as usual.

Suffolk Show

An annual farming spectacular that is The Suffolk Show opens at Trinity Park tomorrow - will you be there?

Most read

Most commented

Topic pages