club's float impresses crowds at Bridgwater Carnival
carnival club got off to a great start at Saturday's Bridgwater
Carnival, coming second in their class.
Hillview Carnival Club's entry, called Hollywood Hotel,
impressed the judges and 100,000 strong crowd at the first event
on the Guy Fawkes carnival circuit.
float - which is 100ft long cart and has cost over £10,000
to build - came second in its category behind Marina Sydenham's
entry, Clown Town.
team at Hillview worked around the clock to get the entry finished
in time and said they were pleased with the Bridgwater result.
next carnival will be Weston this Friday night. The cart will
come home to the Highbridge and Burnham Carnival on Monday, November
Holywood Hotel float is pictured at Saturday's Bridgwater Carnival
(courtesy of Al Crook)