'Fantastic spirit' of Broad Haven carnival is praised

'Fantastic spirit' of Broad Haven carnival is praised

SIMPLY RED: Molly, Libby, and Freddie Hughes went as the Red Arrows. (8965184)

JOB WELL DONE: Chair of the Borad Haven Carnival Committee, Les Reohorn, sets up. (8965190)

HAVING A BALL: The Milford Acro group with their 'Licence to Thrill' float. (8965192)

OINK PINK: The 'Peppa Pigs' were on fine form. (8965195)

LOOKING TASTY: Evie Roberts was dressed as Fish and Chips. (8965198)

FOOTBALL CRAZY: Ryan Young and dad Gavin showed their support for the England football team. (8965200)

ROYALTY: Niamh, Niah and Oliver Scott were dressed as Pearly Kings and Queens. (8965210)

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ORGANISERS of Broad Haven Carnival praised a ‘fantastic community spirit’ after the annual event again proved a huge success on Saturday.

A variety of floats and fancy dress entrants gathered at Broad Haven Primary School, and then marched to the town’s football field.

Here, visitors were able to enjoy a wide range of stalls and entertainment.

There was also a bouncy castle available that proved more than popular with the youngsters.

Carnival Committee member Les Reohorn said: “We’ve had a great amount of help from the local people which has highlighted the fantastic community spirit we have here.

“More than 50 people helped set things up and the day itself was a great success.”

Onlookers were not only able to enjoy the judging, but also a mini dog show and a humorous race between nine sheep, which Les joked was won in ‘World record’ time.

Carnival winners:

Fancy dress: Brunel.

Walking float: Best of British Summer Bugs.

Motorised float: St Trinians.

Best rescue dog: Olive (Whippet owned by Greenacres).

Best non rescue dog: Orla (Cocker Spaniel, owner’s name not supplied).

Judges’ favourite dog: Luna (Collie owned by Chloe Jones).

Baascot race: Sheep No 3.

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