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World Black Pudding Throwing Championships 2018

By philtaylorphoto  
9 September 2018 World Black Pudding Throwing Championships 2018, . Ramsbottom, Bury, Lancashire. Competitors stand on a Golden Grid on Bridge Street in the middle of the town, and underarm throw Black Puddings made by Chadwicks of Bury 'swaddled' in ladies tights at Yorkshire Puddings on a plinth on scaffolding 20 feet above ground, outside the Oak Public House on Bridge Street.Winners have come from Ausrtralia and Turkey but visitors from around the world take part in the event, which attracts several thousand visitors..

Tags: Photo journalism Throwing Black pudding

Voters: mike9005, Toobi_Won, banehawi and 6 more


Toobi_Won 7 56 4 England
14 Sep 2018 4:04PM
Is it a bird?
Is it a plane?

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banehawi Plus
14 2.0k 3981 Canada
14 Sep 2018 4:21PM
Thats a waste of good black pudding! I hope they eat it.
14 Sep 2018 5:46PM
bluesandtwos 9 376 1 England
15 Sep 2018 9:27AM
I love my country! Long may eccentricity and silliness prosper! SmileSmileSmile

15 Sep 2018 10:23AM
Dave, in the last month I've photographed Gravy Wrestling, a mock Princess Diana funeral for Guardian Arts pages, and a clog dancing dwarf. Normal for Lancashire

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