North East Puddle Jumping

Big Splash
Saturday, February 13, 2016 to Sunday, February 21, 2016

Grab your wellies and join Washington Wetland Centre for the North East Puddle Jumping Championships - part of WWT’s Big Splash!

No matter what your age or puddle-jumping ability, everyone is welcome. See who can produce the biggest and best splash in special competition puddles, with efforts being judged on:

  • The enthusiasm of the jumper
  • The creativity of the jump
  • The height of the splash

Win one of Washington Wetland Centre’s brilliant daily prizes and you could go on to further glory by becoming the regional and even national champion! Follow #wwtbigsplash to join in the splashtastic fun.

Plus join Washington Wetland Centre for seasonal crafts in the Discovery Centre.

Time: registration for puddle jumping daily from 2pm (with competition commencing immediately afterwards and the winner announced at the end); crafts daily from 1 to 3.30pm.

Costs: small costs apply to crafts.

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Perhaps Sunderland's most prominent landmark is Penshaw Monument. It was built in 1844 in honour of the first Earl of Durham, John George Lambton. Penshaw was modelled on Theseion, the Temple of Thesus in Athens.

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