‘Where’s Barry?’ trail

Calling all Barry Spotters!

Barry the Bookworm, our wonderful Festival mascot designed by Lauren from Chuter Ede School is back, and better than ever!

He will be hiding in cafes, venues, business and shop windows around Newark for the whole of March.

Can you be a #Barryspotters and help us find where he is hiding? There will be a prize for one lucky winner picked at random.

How to take part

Take a walk around Newark, from the river to Beaumond Gardens to Sherwood Park, and see how many pictures of Barry you can spot in shop, venue and café windows. Don’t forget to look up too!

We will be releasing some clues over on our Facebook page each day to help guide you, just use the hashtag #Barryspotters to find them.

Please share a selfie of you and Barry when you find him and use the hashtag #Barryspotters. Don’t forget to tag us in too @newarkbookfest.

How to enter

The Barry pictures have a QR code on which will bring you back here so you can submit your entry when you are ready.

Once you have found as many Barry’s as you can and are ready to enter just fill in your details and press submit.

All successful entries will be entered into the prize draw.

Please ensure you follow the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) government guidance at all times.