Hundreds drawn to popular town carnival

PUBLISHED: 16:00 27 September 2019

Carnival Queen Hannah Chattwood, princesses Sophie Hollyfield, Lily Carr and flowergirl Alissa Durbin.Picture: Jeremy Long

Carnival Queen Hannah Chattwood, princesses Sophie Hollyfield, Lily Carr and flowergirl Alissa Durbin.Picture: Jeremy Long

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Fairground rides and an impressive carnival procession took over a town square at the weekend.

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Hundreds of people lined the streets to watch Axbridge Carnival on Saturday, which featured floats, walking entries and crowning of the Carnival Queen.

A spokesman for the event said: "Axbridge Carnival was brilliant.

"There was such a lovely atmosphere felt in the square on the day and lots of walking entries took part in the procession.

"There were fairground rides, vintage vehicles, and Burnham & Highbridge mayor Andy Brewer attended as well.

Axbridge Pageant.Picture: Jeremy LongAxbridge Pageant.Picture: Jeremy Long

"The children loved it and had a fabulous time.

"Thank you to everyone who watched the carnival, and businesses who sponsor it, we couldn't run the event without you."

Axbridge Blackberry Carnival procession.Picture: Jeremy LongAxbridge Blackberry Carnival procession.Picture: Jeremy Long

Axbridge Blackberry Carnival procession.Picture: Jeremy LongAxbridge Blackberry Carnival procession.Picture: Jeremy Long

Axbridge Blackberry Carnival procession.Picture: Jeremy LongAxbridge Blackberry Carnival procession.Picture: Jeremy Long

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Axbridge Blackberry Carnival procession.Picture: Jeremy LongAxbridge Blackberry Carnival procession.Picture: Jeremy Long

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Axebridge Blackberry Carnival procession.  (LNB)
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