Newbury Carnival is on Sunday July 16th. The Carnival Fete is from 12 midday until 6pm and the Carnival Parade is from 2pm. There are now nearly forty fabulous Carnival Parade entries with a range of local community groups, charities, businesses, schools, and dance and music groups taking the opportunity to take part in this… Continue reading Fabulous Carnival Fete and local Elvis Tribute Band – ‘Trouble’
Newbury Carnival now has over thirty exciting entries from local clubs, groups, charities, businesses and schools that have booked for Newbury Carnival Parade. More groups or individuals are invited to join the parade and it is completely free. Project Manager Ruth Walker said, “We are well over half way there already which is fabulous, but… Continue reading Music and Fun needed for Newbury Carnival Parade
This year Newbury Carnival organisers asked for help from the local community to choose the hotly awaited Carnival 2017 theme. 32 entries were received, and the winning theme was chosen by the Carnival Committee as ‘Myths and Legends.’ This theme was suggested by Falon Whiteley via the Carnival Facebook page. Ruth Walker, Project Manager for… Continue reading The Secret is out – ‘Myths and Legends’ for Newbury Carnival 2017!
This year Newbury Carnival will be on Sunday 16th July. The Carnival Parade will start at 2pm and the procession will wind through the Town Centre and finish in Park Way. The Carnival Fete will again be in Victoria Park. The Newbury Carnival Committee would like to invite all the community to help choose an… Continue reading Help us choose the Newbury Carnival 2017 Theme!
This year Newbury Carnival 2017 will be on Sunday 16th July. The Carnival Parade will start at 2pm and the procession will wind through the Town Centre and finish in Park Way. The Carnival Fete will again be in Victoria Park. Jenny Unthank from Stagecoach Newbury and Marlborough is already planning an entry and said,… Continue reading Hooray – It’s Newbury Carnival 2017!
Monday 20th July sees the arrival of Ken Haddock to New Greenham Arts to play an acoustic set in aid of the Newbury Carnival. Ken hails from Belfast, where he regularly performs at the city centre Belfast Empire to large and appreciative audiences. Song writing legend, Bruce Cockburn, says of Ken Haddock, “His songs are… Continue reading Newbury Carnival Fundraising Concert
Massive crowds flocked to Newbury on Sunday for the Newbury Carnival Parade and Carnival Fete. The event, which was opened by Newbury Town Mayor, Mr Howard Bairstow, started with the Carnival Fete at 12.00 noon, with the main Parade starting at 2.00pm in Pound Street, travelling through the centre of Town to join the Fete… Continue reading Thousands line the streets to watch spectacular parade