Would you like to win tickets for the Opening Night of Alice In Wonderland?

We have 2 competitions running in order to win tickets for the Opening Night of Alice In Wonderland. One for the children and one for the adults! 







The Castle Players & The Witham Present
The Design A Mad Hat Competition!

The Castle Players and The Witham are inviting 4 -11 year olds to enter a competition by designing a mad hat – the winning hat will be created by The Castle Players to your design and worn by the Mad Hatter in the upcoming summer production of Alice in Wonderland in the grounds of the Bowes Museum.

The lucky winner will also get covered seating tickets for a family of 4 for the opening night on Wednesday 10th July 2019.

Entries will be judged by Teesdale Mercury editor Trevor Brookes, local Hatter Ann Gill, and the Mad Hatter himself, Ben Pearson.

To enter, design your own Mad Hat on a plain A4 sheet of paper and please remember to write your name and age on the back of your design. Hand it into The Witham along with a completed entry form by 4pm on Saturday 8th June. The Witham address is 3 Horsemarket, Barnard Castle DL12 8LY.



The deadline for entries is 4pm on Saturday 8 June 2019. The winner will be announced on Saturday 15 June 2019.


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