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GALLERY: Sensational carts wow the crowd at Weston Carnival

PUBLISHED: 14:00 11 November 2017

The Locker (Graveyard of the Sea), Marketeers CC.

The Locker (Graveyard of the Sea), Marketeers CC.

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Glittering carts and spectacular street performers passed through Weston-super-Mare’s town centre at the carnival yesterday (Friday).

Teayo, Lime Kiln CC. Teayo, Lime Kiln CC.

Visitors to the town were not deterred by the rain as they lined the streets to watch more than 100 carts.

Maori, Renegades CC. Maori, Renegades CC.

There was something for everyone at this year’s event with 112 entries based on different topics and stories.

Beautiful Creatures, Harlequin CC. Beautiful Creatures, Harlequin CC.

Static carts such as Davy Jones’ Locker and Braveheart earned rousing applause from the crowd while The Locker, Run To The Hills, Drunken Sailor and Thriller had spectators dancing and singing along.

Beautiful Creatures, Harlequin CC. Beautiful Creatures, Harlequin CC.

Upload your pictures from this year’s carnival at www.iwitness24.co.uk and they could appear in our online gallery.

White Magic, Globe CC. White Magic, Globe CC.

Rock Babies, Mardons CC. Rock Babies, Mardons CC.

Spirit of Winter, Griffins CC. Spirit of Winter, Griffins CC.

Spirit of Winter, Griffins CC. Spirit of Winter, Griffins CC.

Spirit of Winter, Griffins CC. Spirit of Winter, Griffins CC.

The Flying Dutchman, Huckyduck CC. The Flying Dutchman, Huckyduck CC.

50 Shades of Hay, Luckington CC. 50 Shades of Hay, Luckington CC.

Halloween in Deadman's Hollow, Ramblers CC. Halloween in Deadman's Hollow, Ramblers CC.

Halloween in Deadman's Hollow, Ramblers CC. Halloween in Deadman's Hollow, Ramblers CC.

Troy, Mendip Vale CC. Troy, Mendip Vale CC.

Sweep, Crusaders CC. Sweep, Crusaders CC.

The Locker (Graveyard of the Sea), Marketeers CC. The Locker (Graveyard of the Sea), Marketeers CC.

Yee Ha, Hillview JCC. Yee Ha, Hillview JCC.

Ant Warriors, Toppers CC. Ant Warriors, Toppers CC.

Welcome to Hell, YMCA CC. Welcome to Hell, YMCA CC.

Crowds line the streets. Crowds line the streets.

Mary Popins and Charlie Chaplin, Jessica and Richard Palmer. Mary Popins and Charlie Chaplin, Jessica and Richard Palmer.

Wonderland, Jiggle Junior CC. Wonderland, Jiggle Junior CC.

Jack !, Marina Sydenham JCC. Jack !, Marina Sydenham JCC.

OLE ! , Dee Gees CC. OLE ! , Dee Gees CC.

The Flying Dutchman, Huckyduck CC. The Flying Dutchman, Huckyduck CC.

Naggers, Newmarket CC. Naggers, Newmarket CC.

Naggers, Newmarket CC. Naggers, Newmarket CC.

War Horse (The Journey Home), Masqueraders CC. War Horse (The Journey Home), Masqueraders CC.

Rock Babies, Mardons CC. Rock Babies, Mardons CC.

Steampunk (Journey to the Centre), Gemini CC. Steampunk (Journey to the Centre), Gemini CC.

Santas on the Run collecting for Children's Hospice South West. Santas on the Run collecting for Children's Hospice South West.

Spirit of Winter, Griffins CC. Spirit of Winter, Griffins CC.

Puppet Parade, Rhythm Fever CC. Puppet Parade, Rhythm Fever CC.

Canival Collecters. Canival Collecters.

Three Little Pigs, Nutsford Nutters CC. Three Little Pigs, Nutsford Nutters CC.

Three Little Pigs, Nutsford Nutters CC. Three Little Pigs, Nutsford Nutters CC.

Light Em Up! , Xtreme CC. Light Em Up! , Xtreme CC.

50 Shades of Hay, Luckington CC. 50 Shades of Hay, Luckington CC.

Naggers, Newmarket CC. Naggers, Newmarket CC.

The Locker (Graveyard of the Sea), Marketeers CC. The Locker (Graveyard of the Sea), Marketeers CC.

Yee Ha, Hillview JCC. Yee Ha, Hillview JCC.

White Magic, Globe CC. White Magic, Globe CC.

Jack !, Marina Sydenham JCC. Jack !, Marina Sydenham JCC.

The Adventures of Mowgli, Eclipse CC. The Adventures of Mowgli, Eclipse CC.

Pirates Life, Make You Laugh CC. Pirates Life, Make You Laugh CC.

Champagne & Chandeliers, Cavaliers CC. Champagne & Chandeliers, Cavaliers CC.

Drunken Sailor, Westonzoyland CC. Drunken Sailor, Westonzoyland CC.

Thriller, Shambles CC. Thriller, Shambles CC.

The Locker (Graveyard of the Sea), Marketeers CC. The Locker (Graveyard of the Sea), Marketeers CC.

Ant Warriors, Toppers CC. Ant Warriors, Toppers CC.

Run to the Hills, Gremlins CC. Run to the Hills, Gremlins CC.

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