2015 Burnham and Highbridge Carnival Presentation Night
clubs from across Somerset gathered together for the annual Highbridge
and Burnham Carnival presentation evening on Saturday night (January
200 people crowded into Highbridge's Oaktree Arena to see more
than 40 trophies and shields presented to the winners of last
November's parade by Burnham Carnival Chairman Phil New and President
of Burnham's Hillview Carnival Club, pictured above, also
had a great night, receiving six awards for their cart 'Jungle
Fever' during their 40th anniversary year.
Spirit Of Carnival Award - given to the club that has shown the
true spirit of carnival - was awarded to Pentathlon Carnival Club,
right, who entered the carnival despite having their cart
surrounded by deep floods in Moorland for many weeks last winter.
Duck Carnival Club received the top trophy, the Phil Harris Memorial
Bowl, for the best entry in the entire Burnham procession after
their stunning float 'In Flanders Fields' impressed the judges.
Carnival Chairman Phil New told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "This
event was a great night when the clubs from across Somerset come
together and look back at a super carnival."
200 people attended Saturday night's event at The Oaktree Arena
Carnival Chairman Phil New with Pentathlon Carnival Club and their
Highbridge and Burnham Carnival Committee celebrated another great