THE GREAT Overton Duck Race will return this year.

Following a break in 2013, the annual fun-filled event will return to Flashetts, in Station Road from midday on Monday, August 25.

Entry to the event will be free and families can enjoy a variety of activities on the day including face painting, tombola, arts and crafts with refreshments also available for those working up an appetite.

Eight duck races will take place during the day before the top ducks battle for the winners crown in the grand final.

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