Hampton Court Scarecrows Results 2017

See the wild and wonderful scarecrows from RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2017

Visitors to this year's RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show were invited to take 'A Walk on the Wild Side', with 76 wildlife and nature-themed scarecrows taking over the show ground for the annual Schools' Scarecrow Competition. 

There were record number of entries this year, and creating a host of colourful and creative characters, from owls, foxes and toads, to bugs and even some familiar faces!

Visitors to the show (5-10 July) were invited to vote for their favourite scarecrow and we can now reveal the results!

In first place was Great Kingshill C of E Combined School in High Wycombe for their scarecrow/bug hotel combination 'Mr Bug Hotel', second place was awarded to RNIB Sunshine House School in Harrow for their 'Sunshine Scarecrow' and third place went to Hampton Hill Junior School for 'Ravenna, Queen of the Garden'.

You can view all 76 entries including the winners below:

First Place

Great Kingshill C of E Combined School, High Wycombe

Mr Bug Hotel


Second Place

RNIB Sunshine House School, Harrow

Sunshine Scarecrow


Third Place

Hampton Hill Junior School, London

Ravenna, Queen of the Garden


Other entries

Abbeys Primary School, Buckinghamshire

OSIHF (Outstanding in his field) GREG!

Alton Infant School, Hampshire

Walter the Wild Walker

Auriol Junior School, Surrey

The Hungry Caterpillar

Beddington Infants' School, London

Henry 'Wild' Tudor

Bishop Perrin Primary School, London

Gregory Grasshopper

Bosham Primary, West Sussex

Wild and Wonderful!

Bramley C of E Infant School, Surrey

We love the Surrey Hills

Buckhurst Hill Community Primary School, Essex

Smiley the Wild

Byron Court Primary School, London

Cheeky Byron 

Chartridge Combined School, Buckinghamshire

Hedgehog in the wild

Chisenhale Primary School, London


Cippenham Primary School, Berkshire


Compton All Saints' C of E Primary School, Hampshire

Ms Lou Reed Walking On The Wild Side

Countess Anne Church of England Primary School, Hertfordshire

Flora the Nature Explorer

Cranford Primary School, London

Cranford's Fierce and Ferocious Tiger

Frimley Church of England School, Surrey

Frimley's Big Friendly Scarecrow

Garfield Primary School, London

Nature's dream

Grangewood Special Needs School, Middlesex

Wild about animals

Halsford Park Primary School, West Sussex

Totemly Wild

Harlands Primary School, West Sussex


Hawksmoor School, London

The Fantastic Mr Fox

Hayes Primary School, London

Wilde Jack Straw

Hilshott Infant School, Hertfordshire

Hide and Seek

Hurst Park Primary, Surrey

Hurst Park Hotel Habitat

Isp School, Kent

Our Bird Man

Kenmont Primary School, London

Fantastic Mr Fox

Little Owls Nursery School, London

Snowy the Scarecrow

Lovelace Primary School, Surrey


Malvern Way Infant and Nursery School, Hertfordshire

Mother Nature

Mandeville Primary, London


Midfield Primary School, London

Sally the Scarecrow

Montbell Primary School, London

Incy Wincy

Morgans JMI, Hertfordshire

Gathering Scarecrow

New Ash Green Primary School, Kent

The Perfect English Scarecrow

Nonsuch Primary School, Surrey

Mr Tod

Pentland Field School, London

Pentland Field

Poplar Primary School, London

Wild Poppy of Poplar

Pyrcroft Grange Primary School, Surrey


Shottermill Infant School, Surrey

Dex the Devils Coach Horse Bug Scarecrow

Southill Lower School Garden Club, Bedfordshire


Springwell Junior School, London

Whacky Wild Scarecrow

St Anthony’s School, London

Walking Dangerously Wild

St Mary Magdalene CE School, Peninsula, London

Green-fingered Lady

St Paul’s Brownies, Dorking, Surrey

Browniecrow: Growing Up Wild

St Paul’s C of E Combined School, Buckinghamshire

Wildlife Stickman

St Peter’s C of E Primary School, Buckinghamshire

Mr Bumble from Burnham

St. Anne Line Catholic Junior School, Essex

Maria’s Forest Beast

St. Martin’s C of E Primary School, Surrey

St. Martin’s Beekeeping Scarecrow

Staines Preparatory School, Surrey

Granny Gone Wild

Stillness Infant School, London

Bob the Very Healthy Hungry Caterpillar

Stockcross Primary School, Berkshire


Stoneydown Park Primary School, London

Fantastic Mr Fox welcomes all creatures wild and small

Stony Dean School, Buckinghamshire

Ollie the Wise Owl

Stormont School, Hertfordshire

Stormont Structures

Tenterden Church of England Junior School, Kent

Wizards of Wildlife

The Adventures of Big Toe & Little Toe

Hay-man Nature Place

Toad Hall Nursery, Bridge Road, Surrey

Chessington’s Little Gardeners

Toad Hall Nursery, Felcott Road, Surrey

Where The Wild Things Are

Toad Hall Nursery, Haslemere, Surrey

Bear Hunt

Toad Hall Nursery, Ripley, Surrey


Toad Hall Nursery, Woking, Surrey

Sir David Attenborough walking on the wild side

Torridon Infant and Nursery School, London

It’s A Wild, Wild World

Trafalgar Infant School, London

Kingfisher on the Crane

Trent CE Primary School, Hertfordshire

Our Wild Wild Wildlife

Turnfurlong Junior School, Buckinghamshire

The Bees Knees

Wallace Fields Junior School, Surrey

The Crunching Munching Caterpillar

Warninglid Primary School, West Sussex

‘George’ – Our One & Only Favourite Bug Man!

Warren Road Primary School, London

Habitat Harriet

Wateringbury School, Kent

Wateringburys’ Woven Worzel Goes Wild

Wessex Gardens Primary School and Nursery, London

Green Queen

Wilbury Primary School, London

Drucilla the Dragonfly

Willow Bank Junior School, Berkshire

Willow Bumble – Be kind to Bees

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