PICTURES: Village hosts inaugural scarecrow trail

Beverley Rogers with The Wizard Of Oz scarecrows. Picture: Grant Rogers

Beverley Rogers with The Wizard Of Oz scarecrows. Picture: Grant Rogers - Credit: Archant

Batman, Yoda and Spongebob Squarepants were just some of the film characters found in gardens across Kewstoke on the weekend.

Beverley Rogers with The Wizard Of Oz scarecrows. Picture: Grant Rogers

Beverley Rogers with The Wizard Of Oz scarecrows. Picture: Grant Rogers - Credit: Archant

The village hosted its inaugural scarecrow trail from Friday to Sunday, with the theme centred around movies.

Beverley Rogers with The Wizard Of Oz scarecrows. Picture: Grant Rogers

Beverley Rogers with The Wizard Of Oz scarecrows. Picture: Grant Rogers - Credit: Archant

A total of 55 displays were on show in villagers' homes as people tried to identify the title of the films.

Organiser Annie Taylor said: "Despite the awful weather on Saturday, there was enough clearing for people to go round with the map and list of locations.

The Little Mermaid. Picture: Tina Stalk

The Little Mermaid. Picture: Tina Stalk - Credit: Archant

"Everybody was surprised at the quality of the displays, imagination, creativity and good sense of humour.


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"There was a real sense of community and togetherness which lightened the spirits.

"We are thinking of making a calendar with images of all the scarecrows, and the profit will go to charity."

Charlie Chaplin. Picture: Jan Meredith

Charlie Chaplin. Picture: Jan Meredith - Credit: Archant

Dobby and Harry Potter. Picture: Karen Richards

Dobby and Harry Potter. Picture: Karen Richards - Credit: Archant

Yoda. Picture: Michelle Fisher

Yoda. Picture: Michelle Fisher - Credit: Archant

R2D2. Picture: Michelle Fisher

R2D2. Picture: Michelle Fisher - Credit: Archant

Spongebob Squarepants. Picture: Lindsay Cruickshank

Spongebob Squarepants. Picture: Lindsay Cruickshank - Credit: Archant

Willy Wonka and a selfie Oompa Loompa board at The Pink Shop. Picture: Mark Tootle

Willy Wonka and a selfie Oompa Loompa board at The Pink Shop. Picture: Mark Tootle - Credit: Archant

Dobby and Harry Potter. Picture: Karen Richards

Dobby and Harry Potter. Picture: Karen Richards - Credit: Archant

Karen Jenkins' 6 ft 5ins Batman made from card, which took two months to make. Picture: Karen Jenkin

Karen Jenkins' 6 ft 5ins Batman made from card, which took two months to make. Picture: Karen Jenkins - Credit: Archant

Dobby and Harry Potter. Picture: Karen Richards

Dobby and Harry Potter. Picture: Karen Richards - Credit: Archant

Dobby and Harry Potter. Picture: Karen Richards

Dobby and Harry Potter. Picture: Karen Richards - Credit: Archant

Dobby and Harry Potter. Picture: Karen Richards

Dobby and Harry Potter. Picture: Karen Richards - Credit: Archant

Karen Jenkins' 6 ft 5ins Batman made from card, which took two months to make. Picture: Karen Jenkin

Karen Jenkins' 6 ft 5ins Batman made from card, which took two months to make. Picture: Karen Jenkins - Credit: Archant

Baby groot. Picture: Kerri-Anne Beaumont

Baby groot. Picture: Kerri-Anne Beaumont - Credit: Archant

Batman. Picture: Gill Barringer

Batman. Picture: Gill Barringer - Credit: Archant

Eight-year-old Daisy Mikulla and seven-year-old Jacob Mikulla's scarecrow of The Grinch. Picture: Gr

Eight-year-old Daisy Mikulla and seven-year-old Jacob Mikulla's scarecrow of The Grinch. Picture: Grace Oliver - Credit: Archant

Julie Hatton's scarecrows. Picture: Julie Hatton

Julie Hatton's scarecrows. Picture: Julie Hatton - Credit: Archant

Dobby and Harry Potter. Picture: Karen Richards

Dobby and Harry Potter. Picture: Karen Richards - Credit: Archant

The Cat In The Hat. Picture: Deborah Kinghorn

The Cat In The Hat. Picture: Deborah Kinghorn - Credit: Archant

Pirate scarecrows. Picture: Andrew Baxter

Pirate scarecrows. Picture: Andrew Baxter - Credit: Archant

Baby groot. Picture: Kerri-Anne Beaumont

Baby groot. Picture: Kerri-Anne Beaumont - Credit: Archant

Dobby and Harry Potter. Picture: Karen Richards

Dobby and Harry Potter. Picture: Karen Richards - Credit: Archant

Maui and Moana. Picture: Sarah Jukes

Maui and Moana. Picture: Sarah Jukes - Credit: Archant

Julie Hatton's scarecrow. Picture: Julie Hatton

Julie Hatton's scarecrow. Picture: Julie Hatton - Credit: Archant

Dobby and Harry Potter. Picture: Karen Richards

Dobby and Harry Potter. Picture: Karen Richards - Credit: Archant

War Horse. Picture: Karen Adams

War Horse. Picture: Karen Adams - Credit: Archant

Wreck It Ralph. Picture: Julie Smee

Wreck It Ralph. Picture: Julie Smee - Credit: Archant

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