It’s Competition Time!


From December 5th until December 17th Ashton Town Team are inviting you to find 12 characters hidden in the town centre for a chance to win prizes valued from £5 to £50.

Sponsored by Ashton Market, Tameside College and Star Cutouts the Town Team came up with the idea to create a covid safe event this December by launching it on Small Business Saturday – December 5th.Star Cutouts produce a wide variety of licensed character cutouts from Star Wars, Disney, DC, Marvel, Harry Potter and a host of celebrities too you can order from or Amazon.

The areas that will be concealing our characters are:

  • Penny Meadow

  • Fletcher Square

  • Ashton Market Hall

  • Tameside One

  • Stamford Street

  • Wellington Street

  • Market Avenue!


So, who are you looking for?  Well there’s Elvis, Dr Who, Mickey Mouse, The Nativity, Buddy the Elf, Moana, Dorothy Gale, The Child, The Mandalorian, Wonder Woman, Harry Potter and Capt Jack.

It’s a great, fun and safe competition to enjoy when you visit the town centre for your festive shopping.