Weston’s carnival committee appeals for volunteer marshals

PUBLISHED: 15:00 21 September 2018

Westons November Carnival Committee is looking for volunteer marshals. 	Picture: Mark Atherton

Westons November Carnival Committee is looking for volunteer marshals. Picture: Mark Atherton

Archant

Volunteer marshals are needed to help support Weston-super-Mare’s Carnival.

Weston’s November Carnival Committee is looking for a further 20 people to become marshals at this year’s event.

The committee is also looking to recruit a voluntary all-year-round team of 12 people to help organise the carnival in the lead up to it and on the day.

Spokesman for the committee, Terry Gilbert, said: “We’ve got a huge variety of things to do if people want to get involved.

“This is a non-profit event with all the money raised going back into the carnival and to Weston Hospicecare.”

The event will start on November 9 at 7.30pm at Locking Road car park.

Weston’s Carnival has been running annually since 1969 and will celebrate its 50th anniversary next year.

To get involved, email Terry at terrygilbert2047@gmail.com or call 07903 273214.

More from Weston Mercury

Yesterday, 19:58

A newly-formed choral ensemble will perform festive carols this week.

Read more
Yesterday, 19:00

A Weston-born composer provided the music for Prince Charles’s 70th birthday dinner.

Read more
Yesterday, 17:00

Shoppers will be able to park in Weston-super-Mare for free in the run-up to Christmas.

Read more
North Somerset Council Weston-super-Mare
Yesterday, 16:00

Outstanding building projects were recognised at an award ceremony at Weston Museum last week.

Read more
Yesterday, 15:38

North Somerset’s two MPs have both pledged their allegiance to Prime Minister Theresa May.

Read more
Yesterday, 14:00

Pupils and teachers from Locking Preschool hosted a Christmas fair at the village hall this weekend.

Read more
Yesterday, 13:00

The winner of this year’s Turnip Prize is a plastic dog on top of a bowl full of jelly.

Read more
Yesterday, 11:58

A decision on whether almost 50 homes will be built on an industrial estate will be made soon.

Read more
Yesterday, 11:23

Planning a wedding? The Royal Hotel’s wedding coordinator Haley Montgomery shares her top tips on winter weddings and more.

Read more
Yesterday, 11:00

Excited children spent the morning making Christingles during a messy church service in Weston.

Read more
Weston-super-Mare

Most Read News

Read Online

Image
Read the Weston Worle and Somerset Mercury e-edition E-edition

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 5°C

min temp: 2°C

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
Send Your Letters
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Newsletter Sign Up

Weston Mercury twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists