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Popular Fakenham company sponsors hare for sculpture trail

PUBLISHED: 11:02 09 February 2018 | UPDATED: 10:22 20 February 2018

At the official unveiling of the Break GoGo Hare in Fakenham, sponsored by Kinnerton's are (from left) town Mayor George Acheson, (standing) Julie Ely, Cllr Claire Brown and Break fundraising manager Martin Green. Picture: Ian Burt

At the official unveiling of the Break GoGo Hare in Fakenham, sponsored by Kinnerton's are (from left) town Mayor George Acheson, (standing) Julie Ely, Cllr Claire Brown and Break fundraising manager Martin Green. Picture: Ian Burt

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One of Fakenham’s best known companies has agreed to sponsor a GoGoHare as part of a county-wide sculpture trail.

Cllr Claire Brown at the official unveiling of the Break GoGo Hare in Fakenham, sponsored by Kinnerton's. Picture: Ian Burt Cllr Claire Brown at the official unveiling of the Break GoGo Hare in Fakenham, sponsored by Kinnerton's. Picture: Ian Burt

The fibreglass sculpture was unveiled on Tuesday after Kinnerton took the opportunity to sponsor the hare following discussions with the town council.

Julie Ely from Kinnerton, said: “2018 will be our 40th year of having a manufacturing site in Fakenham and we can’t think of a better way to mark our anniversary and thank the local community for their support.

“It really is a fantastic town with a strong community spirit and deserves to be represented at this county-wide event.

“We would like all the other businesses in Fakenham to ‘hop’ on board to really put Fakenham on the map this summer.”

The hare’s name, design and exact location are still to be announced, but councillors believe it 
will draw visitors to Fakenham.

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