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In pictures: Yatton Carnival’s animation theme impresses crowds

PUBLISHED: 17:02 01 July 2017

Yatton School Carnival Parade.

Yatton School Carnival Parade.

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Hundreds of people paraded through the streets of Yatton at the weekend to take part in the village’s carnival.

Yatton School Carnival Parade. Yatton School Carnival Parade.

Children from Yatton Federated Schools proudly joined a fancy dress procession through the streets as part of the annual fiesta on Saturday.

Yatton School Carnival Parade. Yatton School Carnival Parade.

This year’s event featured an animation theme and the costumes were as impressive as ever, with children dressed up as characters from popular films such as Star Wars and Despicable Me, as well as TV shows like The Simpsons.

Yatton School Carnival Parade. Yatton School Carnival Parade.

Yatton School Carnival Parade. Yatton School Carnival Parade.

Characters from classic stories by author Roald Dahl could also be spotted amongst the crowds, with Fantastic Mr Fox and Matilda taking part too.

The carnival started at Cherry Grove and went through High Street before finishing at the school playing fields, where families enjoyed a barbecue, fames, stalls and live music throughout the afternoon.

Yatton School Carnival Parade. Yatton School Carnival Parade.

Yatton School Carnival Parade. Yatton School Carnival Parade.

Yatton School Carnival Parade. Yatton School Carnival Parade.

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