Organiser thankful for Bridgemary Carnival successÂ

THE organiser of a carnival has thanked everyone who helped make this year's event a success.

Monday, 23rd July 2018, 6:01 pm
Updated Monday, 23rd July 2018, 6:09 pm
The Big Noise Community Samba Band lead out the carnival procession. Picture: Keith Woodland

Hundreds turned out for this year's Bridgemary Carnival at the weekend '“ with a procession providing a beautiful sea of colour through the streets.

The chair of the carnival association, Lesley Ward, thanking those who helped to make it happen.

She said: '˜It was a fabulous day '“ I'm really appreciative of the amount of work that went into the procession.

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'˜It was great to see people looking so happy and to hear the whistles and horns makes all of that preparation worthwhile.'

'˜Everyone looked amazing in their costumes and it was just a wonderful community day.

'˜I want to thank people for making the day such a success; we'll start on next year's carnival in September.'