Get ready for a ‘quacking’ duck race this weekend

Crowds watch Deeping Duck Race 2014 on the Welland. EMN-140916-092340001
Crowds watch Deeping Duck Race 2014 on the Welland. EMN-140916-092340001

More than 3,000 plastic ducks will race down the River Welland in Deeping St James on Sunday.

The annual event hosted by Deepings Lion Club will start at 1pm from the High Locks.

Sponsor a duck for £1 to be in the chance of winning £100.

The event will be raising funds for both the British Heart Foundation and CRY (Cardiac Risk in the Young) in memory of Lucy Jessop.