No flippin’ pancake race!

Enthusiastic racers from 2019.

Sad news…

For more than 40 years St Peter’s Church, Ruthin has celebrated Shrove Tuesday with a fun and fund-raising Pancake Race which has collected lots of money for charities. Sadly, in 2021 we will not be able to run the race – again!

So, instead, we’d like to invite you to take part in our…


Masks can be as simple or as elaborate as you like.

These days we’re used to seeing people wearing masks.

Let your imagination run riot and design a cheery, colourful carnival mask to brighten our days!

Use any materials you can find around the house to create a wonderful facemask.

Please send your £2 minimum entry fee [OR why not get family and friends to sponsor you?] to Revd Stuart, The Cloisters, School Road, Ruthin. LL15 1BL. All monies collected will go to Ty Gobaith / Hope House Children’s Hospice to help brighten lives there!

Please take a photograph of someone wearing your mask and, along with your name, school age category and a contact address, send it to the above address or as an attachment to:

Entries will be collated into an online exhibition where people can vote for their favourite mask. There will be a small prize for winners in each school category. Download an entry form here.

The CLOSING DATE for entries will be Tuesday 16th February 2021 so get your thinking hats on and…