Entries for this years Hordle village scarecrow competition seem to have taken a Covid-19 theme, with entries showing Dominic Cummings holding a steering wheel next to an eye chart, key workers stood 2 metres apart and politicians stood at lecterns.

The pandemic appears to have also played a part in the number of entries this year which is down from twenty last year to eight, but families and businesses have still produced a range of scarecrows for the competition.

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