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solway trad. jazz bandLine dancers

The jazz band had the crowds clapping and dancing with their Dixie land tunes and the line dancers came away with 1st prize for the dance troupe section.

Sian the rose queen with attendants

The carnival queens were resplendent on their thrones surrounded by their pretty attendants on floats covered with crepe paper and decorated with hundred of hand made paper flowers.

nicola's float

This toddler group from Distington had the great idea of a Red Indian theme with the prams disguised as tepees.

toddler group

More floats created by pupils from local schools were entered this year.

Pokeman floatIce float

Local dance classes performed around the parade and a gym club did some acrobatics.

DancersGymnastics Club

Other images from the day...

DragonTraction Engine




Youth brass bandScout group

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