Easter egg hunt returns for 'bigger and better' event

PUBLISHED: 09:13 04 April 2018 | UPDATED: 09:13 04 April 2018

Youngsters were asked to find the letters making

Youngsters were asked to find the letters making "Hot Cross Bun"

Saffron Photo 2018

Once they had solved the clues given on a sheet of paper and found the location of the letters, each child won a large Easter egg.

Youngsters on the hunt for clues leading to the eggsYoungsters on the hunt for clues leading to the eggs

There was also a separate egg hunt for the smaller children with lots of small eggs hidden on the community centre playground.

The little ones were dispatched off to find as many as they could.

The day included an Easter bonnet competition. The winners were Poppy and Finlay with four runners up; Lexi, Lena, Lizzie and Renee.

Organiser, Ildi Sumeg, a mum and maths teacher, who has organised the event for the second year, with the help of local businesses who donated raffle prizes, said: “It all went well, we had more than 200 people taking part, including children and adults and it was a bigger event than last year.”

We're the bunnies, here we come!We're the bunnies, here we come!

The Easter bonnets on displayThe Easter bonnets on display

The winners of the Easter Bonnet Competition Poppy and FinlayThe winners of the Easter Bonnet Competition Poppy and Finlay

The Easter Parade, children show off their bonnetsThe Easter Parade, children show off their bonnets

Getting into the spirit of the Easter Bonnet competitionGetting into the spirit of the Easter Bonnet competition

Children hot on the trail to find the magic lettersChildren hot on the trail to find the magic letters

Children hot on the trail to find the magic lettersChildren hot on the trail to find the magic letters

We've found the letter OWe've found the letter O

On the trail, finding the letter ROn the trail, finding the letter R

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