Hillview Carnival Club ends season as runners-up
of Burnham-On-Sea's Hillview Carnival Club are celebrating this
week after finishing the carnival season in the runners-up spot.
club's cowboy-themed cart, called 'Yee Ha!", featured colourful
western decorations and came second in the 'juvenile' category at
every carnival, which ended in Glastonbury on Saturday (November
club's Lyn Burland told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We are so proud
of all the children who peformed on our cart."
really were such a brilliant group and enjoyed taking part in each
of the carnivals despite some horrendous weather."
was especially wet on Saturday, but they all put up with the conditions
and stayed positive."
added: "Hillview have came second in each of the carnivals
and so we are runner-up in the juvenile cateory behind Marina Sydenham.
The cart is now back in our shed and we are already thinking about
club had nineteen young members performing on the cart, several
of whom took part for the first time, plus a team of adult helpers
who built the cart.
added that the club thanks Burnham Waste, Mr and Mrs Rickard, The
Oaktree, the Lighthouse Pub, Morley Tibbs and Jays Transport for