Chillerton and Gatcombe Scarecrow Festival 2017.

If you are passing through Chillerton and Gatcombe you might just spot a few scary surprises.

Creations, from the traditional to the unique, will adorn the area as villagers, schools and businesses come together for the return of the Chillerton an Gatcombe Scarecrow Festival.

Chillerton and Gatcombe Scarecrow Festival 2017.

Around 100 scarecrows will take centre stage between the two villages from Saturday 25 May – Saturday 1 June.

While events featuring morris dancing and live music and raffles will also be held at The Village Hall and the Reading Rooms throughout the week.

Check out a gallery from previous events here.