FAMILIES are invited to ‘Hop-on’ down to Altrincham this week until April 19 for a fun-filled Easter egg trail across the town.

The hunt is on to find the 24 colourfully decorated eggs that have been hidden in shops across the town.

When found, the shopkeeper will provide a chocolate Easter themed treat to all participants, as well as a stamp or signature on the activity sheet - available to print off at altrinchamforward.co.uk or collected from the Altrincham Forward office on Shaw’s Road.

The eggs were planted on April 14 and the hunt is on until April 19 between 10am and 3pm each day (excluding Good Friday).

All completed activity sheets (with all stamps or signatures collected) will be entered into a prize draw to win a family ticket to Silver Blades Ice Rink.

To be in with a chance to win, completed forms must be posted to or dropped off at: Altrincham Forward, Shaw’s Road, Altrincham, WA14 1QU no later than April 25.

That’s not all! On 19th April, an ‘egg-stra’ special giant egg will be hidden somewhere in the town – the person who finds this first will win a family meal (up to the value of £50) at Frankie and Benny’s or a cinema ticket (for up to four people) – for clues follow @AltrinchamFWD and #altyeaster There is lots happening over the Easter holidays in Altrincham – visit www.altrinchamforward.co.uk or follow @AltrinchamFWD and #Altyeaster for details.