Pancake Flipping at Blists Hill Victorian Town – 4th March 2014
Watch the ladies of Blists Hill Victorian Town, near Ironbridge as they take part in the annual pancake flipping contest held outside the Print Shop daily at 12 noon from Saturday, 1st March until Shrove Tuesday on the 4th.
Everyone is encouraged to cheer on the participants who must all wear an apron and flip their pancakes as many times as possible in the one minute allocated. The Victorian policeman, Constable Jarrett, will be attendance to ensure fair play by all and the village school teacher will be handing out certificates to the winners. After the contest visitors can also have a go at pancake flipping.
Open 10am until 4pm, Blists Hill is one of the ten Ironbridge Gorge Museums.
Call in for afternoon tea, a light lunch, early dinner or stay overnight at Hadley Park House Hotel near Ironbridge.