Best images as Portchester Gala returned with families heading to the castle

This year’s Portchester Gala had something for all ages.

Thursday, 20th June 2019, 10:53 am
Updated Thursday, 20th June 2019, 7:11 pm
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-033)

The annual carnival-style event was organised by Portchester Community Association. The parade started at Wicor Primary School, travelled down White Hart Lane, and ended up at Portchester Castle. There were dozens of community stalls and live

entertainment.

The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-047)

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The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-046)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-048)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-042)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-041)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-052)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-045)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-035)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-050)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-043)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-054)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-053)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-051)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-049)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-044)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-040)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-039)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-038)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-037)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-036)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-034)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-031)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-032)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-029)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-030)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-028)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-027)
Archery. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-024)
Zorbing outside Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-025)
The Marshall family decorated their house and watched the carnival from their first floor window. Pictured (l-r) Corinne, Chelsea, Alice (age 4 months), Owen and Benjamin (age 2). Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-015)
Train ride inside the grounds of Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-023)
Stalls inside Portchester Castle walls. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-021)
Classic cars on show. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-022)
The carnival parade processes through the streets of Portchester to Portchester Castle. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-026)
Crowds gathering to watch the carnival procession. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-016)
Food stalls outside Portchester Castle walls. Picture: Vernon Nash (150619-020)