Hundreds drawn to popular town carnival

Carnival Queen Hannah Chattwood, princesses Sophie Hollyfield, Lily Carr and flowergirl Alissa Durbi

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

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

Where Is MArk Boley Carnival Club.Picture: Jeremy Long

Where Is MArk Boley Carnival Club.Picture: Jeremy Long - Credit: Archant

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 Long

Axbridge Pageant.Picture: Jeremy Long - Credit: Archant


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"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 Long

Axbridge Blackberry Carnival procession.Picture: Jeremy Long - Credit: Archant

Axbridge Blackberry Carnival procession.Picture: Jeremy Long

Axbridge Blackberry Carnival procession.Picture: Jeremy Long - Credit: Archant

Axbridge Blackberry Carnival procession.Picture: Jeremy Long

Axbridge Blackberry Carnival procession.Picture: Jeremy Long - Credit: Archant

Wellington Majorettes.Picture: Jeremy Long

Wellington Majorettes.Picture: Jeremy Long - Credit: Archant

First Cheddar Guides.Picture: Jeremy Long

First Cheddar Guides.Picture: Jeremy Long - Credit: Archant

Where Is MArk Boley Carnival Club.Picture: Jeremy Long

Where Is MArk Boley Carnival Club.Picture: Jeremy Long - Credit: Archant

Where Is MArk Boley Carnival Club.Picture: Jeremy Long

Where Is MArk Boley Carnival Club.Picture: Jeremy Long - Credit: Archant

Where Is MArk Boley Carnival Club.Picture: Jeremy Long

Where Is MArk Boley Carnival Club.Picture: Jeremy Long - Credit: Archant

Where Is MArk Boley Carnival Club.Picture: Jeremy Long

Where Is MArk Boley Carnival Club.Picture: Jeremy Long - Credit: Archant

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