GALLERY: A flippin’ good time at Winster Pancake Races

On Shrove Tuesday, Winster’s Main Street is closed to traffic for the time honoured tradition of pancake racing.

Children and parents alike throw themselves into this annual tradition where races include one for each school year as well as mums, dads and over 60s.

Pancake race at Winster, Matlock - 1970

Pancake race at Winster, Matlock - 1970

The annual Winster Pancacke Race will be held on February 9. To get involved, simply turn up with a pan and a pancake and join in races for all age groups.

Take a look at our gallery to see pancake runners throughout the decades...