Tickets go on sale for Richmond’s annual duck race

Richmond Duck Race. Photo: Guy Carpenter.

Richmond’s annual duck race is due to take place next month.

The event, which is organised by Richmond Duck Club, will be held on July 18.

All proceeds raised go towards local good causes.

Tickets are now on sale at businesses in the town, including Neeps and Tatties, The Black Lion, The Golden Lion and The Ship Inn.

They will also be sold in the Market Square on June 26, July 3, 10, 11 and 17.

Tickets are limited 2,500.

First prize is £300, second prize is £150 and third is £75.

There is also a £25 prize for the last duck home.