Calling all MK Businesses for the inaugural Milton Keynes Rose Pancake Race

Posted 3rd February 2020

The project team for the Milton Keynes Rose are challenging all local businesses to compete in the inaugural Milton Keynes Rose Pancake Race on Shrove Tuesday, 25th February 2020.

This relay race in Campbell Park will help to raise the funds needed for the engraving of two new pillars which will be unveiled later on this year plus help to support future projects at the Rose.

The team at the Rose are looking for businesses to enter teams of four people to take part in the race. Each team will need to bring along a frying pan to use a baton and each runner will need to complete a 300-metre lap of Campbell Park. The fastest team will be crowned MK Rose Pancake Winners!

To enter your team please contact The Parks Trust at, there is a £50 entry fee per team. The race will start at 11.55am on Tuesday 25 February 2020 and the teams are to meet at The Milton Keynes Rose.

Debbie Brock, Chair of Cenotaph Trust said; “We are really looking forward to seeing this race in Campbell Park.  We are proud of our Shrove Tuesday pillar and can’t wait to see which local organisation will win the inaugural Pancake Relay Race trophy”

If you can’t join in the fun on the day you can still donate. The Milton Keynes Rose (The Cenotaph Trust) is a registered charity funded by sponsorship, generous private donations, and supported by The Parks Trust and Milton Keynes Council. Please see donation link below.