A week of fun and games at Eyemouth

Eyemouth Herring Queen week fun and games proved popular with residents and visitors joining in the events and competitions from building sandcastles to the pie eating contest.

Competition winners for Eyemouth Herring Queen Week 2016 were as follows:

Rotarians begin the rubber duck race at Eyemouth Herring Queen week

Rotarians begin the rubber duck race at Eyemouth Herring Queen week

Best dressed boat - Immanuel – Mr Spouse; best dressed shop window - Turkish Barber; best dressed court house - The McFarlaine’s Stebbings Rise; best dressed non court house -The McQueens Albert Road.

Sandcastle competition: Under 5 - Caiton Gibson; 6-9 years - Keely Jo Virtue; 10–16 years - Haile Simpson; adult - Sammie Dyson; groups - The Jappies.

Fancy Dress: Buggies - Baby Bond (Jacob Renton); 0-2 years - Mr and Mrs Little (Evie and AJ); 3-5 years - Optimus Prime (Lucas Aitchison); 6-8 years - Wee French Fancy (Nour Kay); 9-12 years - Cowboy (Kade Blake); groups - Paw Patrol (Nicola and Co); adults - Miss Marple (Elizabeth Rae).

Deal or No Deal: children’s winner - Isla Purvis; adult - Nicola Windram.

Tellytubbies were runners up in the dry boat race at Eyemouth Herring Queen week

Tellytubbies were runners up in the dry boat race at Eyemouth Herring Queen week

Pet Show: Puppies - Cooper (owned by Jay); small dogs - Clyde (owned by Laura); medium dogs - Cooper (owned by Jay); large dogs - Marvel (owned by Euan); cats - Loki (owned by Lauren and Rebecca); rodents - Ailsa the guinea pig (owned by Ollie); unusual pet - Ralph the bearded dragon (owned by Keeley-Jones); best in show - Loki the cat; reserve best in show - Ralph the bearded dragon.

Darts - Kenny Waugh and Jamie Bishop. Quiz Night - Strictly.

Mini Golf: 4-6 years - Jenna Johnstone; 7-9 years - Adam Turnbull; 10-12 years - Ailsa Dunn; 13-16 years - Ainslie Walker.

Music Quiz - Quiz Team Agruleria. Pie Eating Contest: female - Rachel Lauder; male - Anton Patterson. Dry Boat Race - Tesco’s Finest; best dressed boat - The 
Spice Girls.

Circus skills, a new activity on the calendar at Eyemouth Herring Queen week

Circus skills, a new activity on the calendar at Eyemouth Herring Queen week

Zumba in kirk square escaped the rain during Eyemouth Herring Queen week

Zumba in kirk square escaped the rain during Eyemouth Herring Queen week

Eyemouth Herring Queen Megan Melvin and her maids in the selfie frame

Eyemouth Herring Queen Megan Melvin and her maids in the selfie frame

Sandcastle competition at Eyemouth Herring Queen week

Sandcastle competition at Eyemouth Herring Queen week

Circus skills, a new activity on the calendar at Eyemouth Herring Queen week

Circus skills, a new activity on the calendar at Eyemouth Herring Queen week

Rubber duck racing at Eyemouth Herring Queen week

Rubber duck racing at Eyemouth Herring Queen week