Wild in Art

A Wild in Art event brought to you by St Michael's Hospice.

Duck on Table FC

Follow That Duck Trail

Duck on Table FC


Duck on Table FC


Duck on Table FC


Duck on Table FC

Follow That Duck


Farewell Weekend

What a spectacle – all 51 Rubber Ducks and Ducklings together under one roof!  And – two brand new Ducklings never been seen before!

Learn more about our Farewell Weekend

Welcome Sponsors

Meet our Fabulous flock of Duck Sponsors.

Hook a Duck Auction

If you have fallen in love with one of our Rubber Duck sculptures and would like to offer it a permanent nesting site, we will be holding the Hook a Duck Auction on Friday October 7th 2022

Welcome Artists

Meet the Artists who have created such an eye-catching feathered spectacle.

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Welcome to Follow that Duck

The Ducks have landed!  Follow that Duck is here!

A fabulous live art trail coming to the streets of Hastings and Rother

June 24th – September 4th 2022

Have you ever wondered what a 5ft rubber duck would look like?  Well, look no further – we are turning the familiar Rubber Duck into a spectacular public art event that will flap, waddle and swim from Hastings Old Town to Bexhill on Sea.  Grab your binoculars and your walking shoes and Follow that Duck.

For ten weeks in the summer of 2022 the streets, gardens and beaches of Hastings, St Leonards and Bexhill on Sea will be brought to life by a flock of fabulous Rubber Duck sculptures. Each giant duck will be hand decorated with individually created designs, many of which will showcase the wealth of artistic talent within East Sussex.  The ducks will create a free, fun, family friendly live art trail which will play an integral part in the economic, cultural and social recovery of Hastings and Rother, enticing locals and visitors back into our beautiful local area.

Latest News

28th February 2022

Our Rubber Duck sculptures have arrived after a lengthy road trip from Poland.  The sculptures were received into the care of our Logistics Partner, Dobbs Logistics, who ensured they were all well settled in for the night - a tot.... Read More

4th May 2021

Calling all businesses in Hastings and Rother – Follow that Duck needs you!! Follow that Duck is a live art trail coming to the streets of Hastings and Rother in the summer of 2022, brought to you by St Michael’s Hospice in.... Read More

4th May 2021

In September 2020, Albert was delivered to local artists, Mark and Issi Fisher to receive his new coat of feathers.  And what a fine coat it is! Albert is now known as the ‘Pride of Hastings’ and depicts many of the best l.... Read More

4th May 2021

A real red-letter day in 2020 saw the arrival of the very first Rubber Duck sculpture at St Michael’s Hospice. Affectionately known as Albert, this duck represents the first in a brand-new sculpture design from event partner, Wi.... Read More

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Follow That Duck 2022