coconut shy


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coconut shy

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(Games, other than specified) a fairground stall in which balls are thrown to knock coconuts off stands
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From 3pm, entertainment includes "hook a Santa", and a basketball challenge, a snowball coconut shy, mini-waltzers and a snowboard simulator will also be available.
The free event saw the return of firm favourites including wellie whanging, horse shoe quoits and a coconut shy.
REMEMBER when you would go to the fairground and try your luck at the coconut shy or attempt to throw a ring over a peg to win a giant teddy just like the one you saw another child walking around with.
Gomes (above) has kept three consecutive clean sheets in Watford's rise to seventh place in the Premier League table - but he can expect a busy afternoon when compatriots Philippe Coutinho (below) and Roberto Firmino are in charge of the coconut shy.
At the event, to be held in the Platinum Suite, there will be a variety of funfair-style games, such as hook-a-duck and a coconut shy, along with raffles, prizes, food and drink.
Bouncy castle, BBQ, coconut shy, disco, raffle, jacket potatoes on sale plus the local fire brigade and a couple of games of tag rugby.
He also suggests collecting plastic ketchup bottles and lining them up like a coconut shy.
On the day there was a barbecue, bouncy castle, 'beat the goalie', a coconut shy, stalls selling cakes and sweets, face painting, 'soak the teacher', a jumble sale and stalls representing the two charities.
If you are the manager of a Premier League club in this day and age, when things aren't going very well, you are a target to be hit - a coconut on the coconut shy.
I am really good at sport where you stand still - archery, darts, coconut shy and also serving at badminton.
Chocolate prizes are up for grabs for those who can wallop the striker hammer and knock them for six at the coconut shy.
Mr Osborne and Lord Derby were spotted enjoying last year's fete in the hall's grounds which included a coconut shy, beer tent, bouncy castle and pet show.