Ledbury Carnival


Welcome to the Official Ledbury Carnival website. Here you will find pictures from past carnivals including the 2015 carnival.

Here are pictures from the Ledbury Carnival, which takes place every August Bank Monday. Here are some pictures from the 1998 (Bungee Jumping), 1999 (It's a Knockout), 2000 (The Circus), 2001 (Flower Power), 2002 (Royal Pageant), 2003 (Country Carnival), 2004 (Hollywood Comes to Ledbury), 2005 (Greatest Events in History). 2006 (Music). 2007 (Fairy Tales and Nursery Rhymes), 2008 (Countries of the World), 2009 (TV Carnival). 2010 (Transport and Travel). 2011 (Theatre and Pantomime), 2012 (Great Britain 2012), 2013 (West End Comes to Ledbury). 2014 (40 Years of Ledbury Carnival). The 2015 theme is Step Back in Time.

There are lots of pictures in this section. There are just under 500 pages in total!

The Theme for 2015 is "Step back in time"

2015 Carnival Programme can still be downloaded

Click here for Programme of Events on the Day if you missed it

We are now launching our new competition, design a logo for Ledbury Carnival
We are now looking at a logo to go on all our promotional material, signs etc

On A5 paper, please email entries to the email address below.

Closing 8 November 2015

Best overall 2015 winner - A Marvellous Medieval Meal – Ledbury Children’s Centre (right X 2)

** Click here for 2015 pictures (all 286 of them over 27 pages!) **
Includes all Judging Results

Videos from the 2009 to 2015 carnival from the Official Ledbury Carnival You Tube Channel

Click on either 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 for the video

The results of the 2015 Shop Windows Competition
Click here for photos

First Prize - Monkleys
Second Prize - British Red Cross Shop
Third Prize - Abby Cottage Dental

First ticket sold and brought by Una Morgan

2015 Programme Cover

 The 2015 Carnival Princess is Kori Marsh-Miller (age 10) (middle)
Her attendance are Angie Vasileve (Left) Age 10 and Amy Faizey (Right) Age 9
Ages were at the time of judging on 16 May 2015

Kori is from Bosbury Primary, Angie and Vasileve are from Ledbury Primary

The winner of the Carnival Cover Competition is Molly Schofield (left) from Much Marcle Primary.
Certificate was presented by judge Lindsay from Ledbury Books and Maps

    The 2 runners up are Lara Gardner (middle) from Ledbury Primary and Kate Hathaway (right) from Much Marcle Primary

I also need your help. If you have any old photos (or even video) from any previous carnival before 1999, please contact me. Any picture used will be built up to a good collection of Carnival Photos and each and every submission used will be credited on this website. Many thanks for the submission so far. There are now several pictures from old carnival including one from 1945. All photos will be returned.

Click on any of the images below

1998 - Bungee

1999 - Caribbean

2000 - Circus

2001 - Flower Power

 2002 - Royal Pageant  2003 - Country Carnival  2004 - Hollywood  2005 - Historic Events
 2006 - Music   2007 - Fairy Tales
and Nursery Rhymes
 2008 - Countries of the World   2009 - TV Carnival 
 2010 - Transport and Transport  2011 - Theatre and Pantomime 2012 - Great Britain 2012 2013 - West End comes to Ledbury
  Any ideas for a theme for

Email us below by
20 September 2015 
2014 - 40 Years of
Ledbury Carnival
2015 - Step Back in Time 2016   

Some little gems. Old Carnival Photos : 1945, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1992, 1993, 1997(1), 1997(2)
Thanks for all those who submitted photos. More to come include rare footage from the 1977 carnival

For other Ledbury Photos (loads more) and info, please click here for the main index page

The Ledbury Carnival Site is part of the www.myledbury.co.uk group of websites, which includes more pictures of Ledbury including the Fair, Poetry Festival Party, Christmas Lights and many more, including Ledbury on the Television and nothing to do with Ledbury, the Eurovision Song Contest!. Please visit after you have finishing viewing the Ledbury Carnival Website!!!

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