call for enties to Burnham and Highbridge Carnival Queen contest
in the Burnham-On-Sea area have until this Wednesday (March 18th)
to enter this year's competiton to become the Carnival Queen or
lots of interest in recent weeks, the entry period has been extended
by two days until Wednesday.
winners will be picked during a pageant to be held at The Ritz
Social Club in Burnham-On-Sea's Victoria Street at 6.30pm this
Friday (20th March).
Those wishing to become a Princess must be aged 16 or under while
the Queen also has to be 16 or over and live within five miles
of either Highbridge or Burnham.
year's Queen entry forms are available by
clicking here, while the Princess entry forms are available
the spirit of the 'carnival for the community' with neighbourhood
bonding between charity and community groups, the Carnival Queen
Pageant organisation hopes an entrant will be selected who will
not only reflect the resilience of Carnival but will represent
and influence young people to get involved in the many projects
which require personnel in our area," said organiser Linda
Carnival Queen will be chosen as an ambassador for the Carnival
as well as the precincts of Highbridge and Burnham. It is hoped
that the Carnival Queen will assist with community projects in
the area over the year ahead."
will be smart casual for this Friday's pageant, and there will
be no spectator entry fee. The evening will be held as a non-profit
year's Highbridge and Burnham Carnival takes place on November
9th, with a full preview available via the link below.
to 2015 Burnham-On-Sea Carnival
Burnham's 2014 Carnival was led by They will include 2013 Queen
Emma Nicholson, 2007 Queen Kayley Elton, 2005 Queen Chloe Baker
and Sian Fisher from Hillview Carnival Club