Spot the Worng-Un Competition

4 10 2015

Take part in the Spot the Wrong-Un competition for free this Carnival Week! Many of the shops in town have put something in display in their windows which doesn’t normally go there. Fill in the entry form (Spot-the-Wrong-Un-2015) and return it to the Guildhall, Chard. Whoever finds as many of the Wrong-Uns wins a prize!.

The competition runs 3rd – 10th October 2015. Please return forms to the Guildhall on or before Monday 12th October. Entrants must be aged 18 years or under.

Good Luck!

Chard Carnival Royalty Crowning. 10/09/2015

10 09 2015

Tonight at The Lordlaeze Hotel. The Carnival Royalty were crowned by the Mayor Dave Bulmer. Helping with the proceeding
were The Town Cr yer Stuart Cumming and Carnival Princess Coordinator Shirley Chant. Also present was last years Miss Chard Chelsie Bale and Carnival Princess Mia Watson. The Chairman Andy Chant thanked Abi and Amy Winter and Ellie Lacey for all there hard work in raising a fantastic amount of money, this will go a long way in securing the future of Chard Carnival. Also present was the Royalty sponsors. Who were thanked by the Chairman for there continued support.

Spillers Of Chard, Razooks Hairdressers,Martin Smith Photography, Sues Flowers, Chard Garden Center,Stokers Of Chard, Smart Cars.
Lord Leaze Hotel

Photos Courtesy Of Martin Smith Photography.

Old Town Roadworks will not affect Carnival 2015

10 09 2015

After meeting with the Highways Agency and those conducting the roadworks in Old Town, Chard we can confirm there will be no changes to the route or road closures for Carnival Night.
We have been assured that the roadworks on the section within the Carnival route will be finished by 10th October or if not finished the road surface will be made usable and all roadwork equipment/barriers will be removed.
Everything will go ahead as planned and we are keeping up communication with the Highways Agency.
I look forward to seeing you all there on Carnival night!

Carnival Skittles Competition

11 06 2015

Carnival Skittles 2015 PosterCome join us at our Skittles Competition at the Happy Return for the weekend 19th – 21st June, it’s £2.50 for 9 balls with the highest total score winning. We have £100 cash prize fund to split between the highest scoring players!

Chard Carnival Competition 

1 04 2015


Carnival Princess Competition 2015

19 03 2015

Carnival princess/Miss Chard competition

We have begun our search for a carnival princess and Miss Chard for carnival 2015.
Entrants for carnival princess will be aged 6-11 yrs and Miss Chard 12 years + with no upper age limit!

Launch Date 16th April 7pm at the Lordleaze Hotel Chard
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 for more details.

2014 Miss Chard Chelsie Bale Carnival Princess Maia Watson.
Maia’s dress was supplied by Natalie Turner from Seraphina Fairy Tales​

Group Princess photo Princess photoCrowning10347634_938061936208804_4826085150561516565_nPicture Courtesy of Tigerfly Photography

Chard Carnival 2014 Video

12 10 2014


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