builds at Burnham-On-Sea carnival club as big day nears
is growing at Burnham-On-Sea's carnival club this week as the
youngsters who will performing on the town's cart have been holding
their final dress rehearsals.
just hours to go until the start of the carnival season on Saturday
in Bridgwater, Hillview Carnival Club's young members onboard
the club's float, called Hollywood Hotel, have been proudly showing
off their colourful costumes.
club's costumes have been created by volunteers Lyn Burland and
Tina Marshall, who have spent several months stitching the clothes
Meanwhile, Hillview's team have been working around the clock
to get their cart ready in time for the Bridgwater Carnival this
Saturday (November 3rd).
The 100ft long cart has cost £10,000 to build and has been
decorated with more than 10,000 light bulbs, as Burnham-On-Sea.com
here. The cart will come home to the Highbridge and Burnham
Carnival on Monday, November 12th.
Guide to Burnham-On-Sea Carnival 2012
Pictured: Top, the club's youngsters and, above, Bristol Bridge
Inn landlady Margaret receiving a bouquet of thanks from the club
(Pics Mike Lang)