CARNIVAL: Ilminster Carnival Souvenir Newspaper available NOW for FREE!

CARNIVAL: Ilminster Carnival Souvenir Newspaper available NOW for FREE!

Posted: 12th October 2017
WELCOME to the very first Ilminster Carnival Souvenir Newspaper produced by the Ilminster Press news, sport and leisure website. The 16-page FREE colour newspaper is packed with photos, results and news from the Ilminster Children’s Carnival on Saturday, September 30, 2017, and the main Ilminster Carnival itself on Saturday, October 7,2017. The newspaper is available for…

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CARNIVAL: £3,600 donated during Ilminster Carnival

CARNIVAL: £3,600 donated during Ilminster Carnival

Posted: 11th October 2017
ILMINSTER Carnival organisers have thanked everyone who donated to the collection during the procession on Saturday (October 7, 2017) night and helped to raise £3,600. Perfect dry weather conditions encouraged more people to take to the streets to watch the wonderful Carnival weave its way through the town and with there being no rain in meant that the spectators could…

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CARNIVAL: Full results – although Ilminster Carnival itself was the real winner on the night!

CARNIVAL: Full results – although Ilminster Carnival itself was the real winner on the night!

Posted: 8th October 2017
THE amazing Harlequin Carnival Club took top honours at the annual Ilminster Carnival on Saturday (October 7, 2017) with its fantastic Beautiful Creatures entry. The colourful and creative jungle-inspired cart scooped a clutch of awards on a night when Carnival was the real winner. Harlequin took the feature class section along with Best Dressed Driver, Best Music on…

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CARNIVAL: All the results from Ilminster Children’s Carnival

CARNIVAL: All the results from Ilminster Children’s Carnival

Posted: 1st October 2017
ILMINSTER Children’s Carnival as a whole was the real winner on the day but, as always, there have to be some prizes awarded to individual entrants. The judges walked around the assembled throng of Carnival entrants which gathered at the Ile Youth Centre in Frog Lane on Saturday (September 30, 2017) lunchtime ahead of the procession. It was a difficult task for the…

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CARNIVAL: Ilminster Children’s Carnival wows the crowds

CARNIVAL: Ilminster Children’s Carnival wows the crowds

Posted: 30th September 2017
AMAZING creativity and wonderful imagination was in abundance as the annual Ilminster Children’s Carnival weaved its magic through the town centre. Crowds lined the streets on Saturday (September 30, 2017) lunchtime to watch the colourful procession of walking entries – led by Ilminster town crier Andrew Fox and his wife Julie and the fantastic Ilminster Majorettes…

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CARNIVAL: Teams needed for Carnival Quiz

CARNIVAL: Teams needed for Carnival Quiz

Posted: 23rd September 2017
TEAMS are needed to get their thinking caps on and take part in the annual Ilminster Carnival Quiz and show off their general knowledge. The quiz will take place on Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at the Shrubbery Hotel in Ilminster from 7pm in readiness for a 7.30pm start. Teams of four are required at a cost of £6 per team for the quiz which is organised by the Ilminster…

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CARNIVAL: Donate the old £1 coins to Ilminster Carnival

CARNIVAL: Donate the old £1 coins to Ilminster Carnival

Posted: 22nd September 2017
ILMINSTER Carnival organisers are hoping that people will donate their old £1 coins to the collection as the procession weaves its way through the town. The old £1 coins go out of circulation on October 15, 2017, and will become worthless so people need to use them. Now Carnival officials have suggested that people put them in the collection buckets when the Children’s…

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CARNIVAL: Still time to enter Ilminster Children’s Carnival

CARNIVAL: Still time to enter Ilminster Children’s Carnival

Posted: 22nd September 2017
YOUNG people and youth groups from across the area are being invited to enter this year’s Ilminster Children’s Carnival. The Carnival is rapidly approaching as it takes place on Saturday, September 30, 2017, but there is still time to enter. Entrants will be meeting at the Ile Youth Club at Frog Lane from 12.30pm with judging at 1pm before the procession starts at…

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CARNIVAL: Out Now! Pick up your FREE copy of the souvenir 2017 South Petherton Carnival newspaper

CARNIVAL: Out Now! Pick up your FREE copy of the souvenir 2017 South Petherton Carnival newspaper

Posted: 14th September 2017
THE first-ever South Petherton Carnival Souvenir Newspaper – produced in association with the Ilminster Press and Yeovil Press news/leisure websites – is available now to be picked-up for FREE in local outlets. The eight-page full-colour newspaper is packed with photographs from last Saturday’s (September 9, 2017) fun-filled South Petherton Carnival along with a report…

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CARNIVAL: Rain stays away as Carnival weaves its way through South Petherton

CARNIVAL: Rain stays away as Carnival weaves its way through South Petherton

Posted: 11th September 2017
THE annual South Petherton Carnival was another big success and organisers were thanking the powers-that-be that the parade was able to enjoy dry weather. After a week of rain the organisers were keeping their fingers crossed for better weather on Saturday (September 9, 2017) evening and their prayers were answered. The cavalcade of floats, masqueraders and majorettes…

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