Chard Carnival Princess/ Miss Chard Competition 2014

20 03 2014

Chard Carnival  Princess/ Miss Chard Competition 2014

Carnival princess/Miss Chard competition

We have begun our search for a carnival princess and Miss Chard for carnival 2014.
Entrants for carnival princess will be aged 6-11 yrs and Miss Chard 12 years + with no upper age limit!
A minimum of £250 will have to be raised to enter. Prizes for each of the winners include a prom dress, hair styling, beauty treatments, photo shoot and jewellery.

Please contact Shirley Chant 01460 66614 or email shirleychant672@gmail.com for more details.

2013 Carnival Princess Patience Scott.

Picture Courtesy of Tigerfly Photography





Carnival Presentations

3 03 2014

Carnival Presentations

At the Lordleaze Hotel last Thursday 20th February, Chard Carnival Committee held its Annual Meeting. Cheques were presented to some of this years beneficiaries.
The Chard and Crewkerne after Stroke Club.
The Catherine Wells Burr Foundation.
Chard Flower Show.
A Cheque for Breakthrough Breast Cancer Research will be presented at a latter date.





Annual Meeting

31 01 2014

Date of next committee meeting announced

This will be the Annual Meeting which will at the Lordleaze Hotel on Thursday February 20th 2014 from 7 p.m. for committee to approve accounts & 8p.m. for general public, also to present some cheques to local groups and organisations.

The committee is looking for anyone who can spare a little time each month and help with events leading up to and including Chard Carnival day.

For more information contact the chairman, Andy Chant, via Chardcarnvial@yahoo.co.uk or andrew.chant672@btinternet.com or on 07850-523734.

 





Draw Prize List

18 10 2013

CHARD & DISTRICT CARNIVAL
2013
Draw Prize List
1. HENRY NUMATIC VACUUM CLEANER…….1297……….P.Tinley
2. £100 CASH…………………………………….3955 ……..L. Allen
3. Meal for Two up to £50 Ye Olde Poppe Inn.3092 ……..N. Paul
4. Sunday Lunch For Two – Lordleaze Hotel.4767 ……..D.Cline
5. Butlins Minehead, Family Ticket…………0338 ……..K. Murphy
6. Yeovil Town FC, 2 Tickets ………………..0040 ………B.Atyeo
7. Abbotsbury Swannery, Family Ticket –..3716 ………M.Walsh
8. Somerset County Cricket – 2 Tickets.. ..0597 ……….M. Rowe
9. Mendips Raceway – Family Ticket …….3010 ……….Anne
10. The Milky Way, Adventure Park, 2 Tickets 4052 ..Mrs. Clarke
11. Forde Abbey, 2 Adult Tickets –……. 1810 ………C.Larcombe
12. The Big Sheep VIP Ticket for 2 ………3355 ……….J. Daley
13. Woodlands, Dartmouth Ticket for two .2112 ……….J. Power
14. Seaton Tramway, 1 Return Ticket…….1323 ……….P.Tinley
15. Tropiquaria Zoo, 2 Persons –…………..2192 ……….D.Cline
16. Wooden Wine Gift Set £30 ……………..0661 ………N. Haney
17. BW Taxis £25 Voucher ……………………0639 ……….A.Scott
18. Specsavers Chard, £20 Voucher …………2729 ……..J. Doble
19. Wetherspoons £15 meal Voucher………0223 ……..L.Hopkins
20. Sarah Hodge Cut & Blow Dry …………….0439………M.White
21. Monkton Elm, Voucher – £10.00………..1506……….Mrs.Gaiter
22. Razooks, Voucher – £10.00………………..2278……….M.Wale
23. Hair Inspirations, Voucher – £10.00………1183………..M.Cox
24. John Barons, Man’s Shirt –……………….2070………..J.Power
25. Bayliss & Harding Gift Set £7 …………… 2115………..J.Power
26. Bayliss & Harding Gift Set £5 …………..2094 ………..S.Lacey
27. Otter Nurseries Bowl of Cyclamen …….. 4792 ……….M.Cline
28. Mrs. B’s, £5 voucher……………………. 4254 ……….P.Taswell
29. Mrs. B’s, £5 voucher……………………… 1261 ……….J.Collins
30. Co –Op Tin Of Heroes Sweets £5 ….. 1103 ……….Mr.Nicholls
31. Co – Op Tin of Celebrations Sweets £5 ..3482 ……..P.Phillips





Winning envelope!

13 10 2013

Congratulations to Neil Stoker, whose envelope was picked out from the 192 that we received. £100 will be on the way to him!

It looks as though our collection was a whopping £3500, which is £700 up on last years figure! Thank you all!





Chard Carnival 2013 photos (Via Facebook)

13 10 2013

Chard Carnival 2013 photos (Via Facebook)





Chard Carnival 2013 Results

13 10 2013

Class 1 – Feature
1st = Harlequin CC, City of Rock
2nd = Eclipse CC, Rise of the Bugs

Class 2 – Tableaux
1st = Gemini CC, Le Barricade
2nd = Unicorn CC, Time to Remember

Class 3 – Comic
1st = Perry Street CC, Jack in a Box
2nd = Harbourside CC, Santas Vacation

Class 4 – Youth
1st = Club 2000 CC, Vampire Desire
2nd = Rascals CC, Showboat

Class 5 – Open
1st = Generations CC, Gypsies, Tramps and Theives
2nd = The Wonders, Rockstar
3rd = Zem CC, Orrible Histories

Class 6A – Single Walking Adult
1st = Andy Tizzard, Flaming Hot Hot Hot
2nd = Judy Williams, Dressed to Impress
3rd = Spirit CC, Cygnus

Class 6B – Single Walking Juvenile
1st = Karen Salter, Fire
2nd = Lorna Stephenson, Queen of Hearts
3rd = Rio Welsh, Winter Comes to Fairyland

Class 7 –Walking Pairs
1st = Dee Gees CC, Clean Sweep
2nd = A + A CC, WOOF!
3rd = Cousins CC, Wings of Fire

Class 8 – Groups
1st = Dorset Troopers, Stormtroopers

Class 9 – Walking Open
1st = Xtreme CC, Xtraterrestrial

Class 10 – Trade
1st = Heart FM

Class 11 – Walking, Non Federation
1st = Kelly Leigh School of Dance, USA
2nd = Lily Cumming, Fire

Class 12 – Majorettes
1st = Stardust Majorettes
2nd = Merriott Majorettes
3rd = Ilchester Majorettes

Best Entry Public Choice – Eclipse CC, Rise of the Bugs
Best Float from Chard – Eclipse CC, Rise of the Bugs
Best Costume on Float – Gemini CC, Le Barricade
Best Lighting on Float – Harlequin CC, Cite of Rock
Most Colourful Float – Harlequin CC, Cite of Rock
Best Music on Float – Harlequin CC, Cite of Rock
Best Maintained Tractor/Lorry – Gemini CC, Le Barricade
Best Non-Federation Entry – Unicorn CC, Time to Remember
Best Costume on Foot – Xtreme CC, Xtraterrestrial
Best Make-Up in Procession – Xtreme CC, Xtraterrestrial
The Mayor’s Choice – Unicorn CC, Time to Remember
Spirit of Carnival – Generations CC, Gypsies, Tramps and Thieves
Best Youth Walking Entry from Chard – Jess CC, Maid in China
Best Routine or Pose in Procession – Scott, Harlequins CC, City of Rock
Most Original Entry – A + A CC, WOOF!
Best Entry on Foot – Xtreme CC, Xtraterrestrial
Best Float in Procession – Harlequins CC, City of Rock








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