Tuesday, February 21, 2023
On Shrove Tuesday every year the ladies of Olney compete in the world famous Pancake Race, an Olney tradition which dates back to 1445. The race starts at 11:55am.
Children from Olney schools also take part in their own races.
Since 1950 Olney has competed against the women of Liberal, Kansas, USA in an international race.
The next Pancake race will be held on Tuesday 21st February 2023.
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