Scarecrows take top prize at Nailsea Carnival
PUBLISHED: 10:46 09 July 2019 | UPDATED: 11:42 09 July 2019
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Revellers have raised more than £1,500 at Nailsea’s ‘fantastic’ carnival.
Eleven groups dressed in colourful costumes and face paint to treat crowds to a spectacle on Saturday.
The Scarecrows' Wedding, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, We Will Rock You, Baby Shark and recycling were some of the themes chosen by participants.
Prizes were awarded to St Francis Primary School, 1st Nailsea beavers and cubs, Nailsea Musicals, Happy Hours Nursery and the overall winners - Golden Valley Primary School.
The event was organised by the Friends of 1st Nailsea Scouts.
Its spokesman said: "We would like to thank everyone who showed their support by entering the procession, providing entertainment, donating financial support, prizes and time and all those who came along on the day to make it a fantastic carnival.
"The 1st Nailsea Scouts is proud to put on this event for the local community."
The £574 collected during the procession will go to Your Cancer Café.