'Duck Bill Potterpus' is at the gate...

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Duck Bill Potterpus after one of many early morning training sessions

Meeting the competition at Gonzo's Team Room, Norwich

Sunday 28th August will see our very own Duck Bill Potterpus compete for the ultimate prize; the title of 'Winner - Grand Norwich Duck Race 2016'.

This fantastic family event, organised by East Anglian charity, Break, has become an annual event attended by many in the local area. With 3,000 little ducklings leading the way in the day's first race, Duck Bill Potterpus will take on ducks adopted by other local businesses with up to 200 quacky competitors ready to take their marks at 2.30pm. Setting off from the Ribs of Beef pub, close to Norwich's city centre, our duck will travel from St George's Bridge to St Fye's Bridge in what will no doubt be a 'Battle Royale' of epic proportions.

We will of course let you know how Duck Bill Potterpus gets on; all being well, we will be reunited with him on Thursday September 8th, with an auction set to take place for all ducks entered raising further funds for this very worthy cause who, since 1968, have been a tremendous support base for local young people at risk.

For information on the event and other Break events, just click here or to read our duck's views on the day, check out his interview with Danielle Sparks here.

 

The Potters Friends Foundation

Why We Set Up The Potters Friends Foundation

To continue the legacy and philanthropy of Brian Potter MBE.

Who & What We Support

Worthy causes and acts of kindness that make a positive impact within our wider Potters community.

How Will We Achieve This?

As well as donations of product and ongoing fundraising efforts, the team at Potters Resort will support causes by giving time and knowledge.