Crows beware! Flamstead is FULL of scarecrows, and they’re staying there all weekend

Crows beware – for Flamstead is choc-a-block with scarecrows right now.

The village’s 12th scarecrow festival began today, and will also be there tomorrow and on Sunday.

Flamstead Scarecrow Festival 2013.

Flamstead Scarecrow Festival 2013.

The idea has been copied by many villages and societies – but few are as large or as old as Flamstead’s.

To celebrate this year’s event, we’ve made a video about it – see above for more.