Thousands of ducks will be bobbing along the Island’s rivers this afternoon (Saturday).

It’s as the Easter duck races return to raise cracking amounts for Isle of Wight causes.

In shide, 1,000 plastic ducks will set off near to the cycle path in aid of Challenge and Adventure. The race is due to start at 12pm.

While up to 2,000 will be floating along the River Yar from 3pm.

Ducks and spectators alike will be going quackers in Ventnor, for the Ventnor Enhancement Fund. Races at Flowers Brook start at 11.15am.