Salisbury Carnival Results

on Monday, 23 October 2017.

On Friday 20 October thousands of people lined the City streets of Salisbury to watch Salisbury Carnival 2017.

This year 47 entries from both Wessex Carnival Circuit, the business community and local community groups took part in the illuminated procession.

Along the way all entries are judged and the results are as follows:

Wessex Carnival Circuit results:
Class 1 - Circuit Carts
1st - Hot Rock CC (Gillingham) - Inca
2nd - Magnum CC (Blandford) - Secrets of The Loch
3rd - Just George's CC (Sturminster Newton) - Rock Lobsters

Class 2 - Circuit Groups
1st - Muppets CC (Gillingham) - Balatro
2nd - Midas CC (Frome) - The Golden Compass
3rd - Storm CC (Shaftesbury) - Storm's Little Farmers

Class 3 - Circuit Masqueraders - Adults
Joint 1st - En-Spired CC (Salisbury) - Adderdictus
Joint 1st - Dee Gees CC (Shaftesbury) - Ole
3rd - Inferno CC (Chard) - Dead Dapper

Class 4 - Circuit Masqueraders - Juvenile
1st - Alice Loftus - Bake Off
2nd - Izzy Wheeler - The Sami Wanderer
3rd - Lotty Wheeler - Knit One, Purl One

Class 5 - Circuit Anything Goes
1st- Arneys CC (Ilminster) - The Great River Adventure

Overall Champion - Lotty Wheeler - Knit One, Purl One

Community Group results:
Best Float
1st – Hits through the decades
2nd – 2nd Winterbourne Brownies - Forest Friends
3rd – Streetz Cheerleaders - Cheerleader from bow to toe

Steam Entry
1st – Richard Pocock - Little Gem
2nd – Steve Aldred - Miniature Traction Engine
3rd – Tim Ventham - Steam Engine Goliath

Business Entry
1st – Dion Spencer - Disco Dion
2nd – Princess Lavender
3rd – RV Maidment Ltd Skip Hire - Wombles

Walking Entries
1st – Stardust Majorettes - Stardust 80’s heartbreakers
2nd – Our club Mencap - Hippies (all you need is love)
3rd – Salisbury Community Circus - The Emerald City Guard

Mayor’s Award - 2nd Winterbourne Brownies – Forest Friends


The Mayor of Salisbury Cllr John Lindley was raising funds for his mayoral charity – The Alzheimer’s Society

Overall Salisbury Carnival raised a fantastic total of £2134 for the Mayor’s Appeal.

Cllr Lindley said, “What a fantastic evening for the City, a huge thank you to all who take part and to the team at City Council for putting this event together. I am delighted with the amount raised, thank you for your kind donations.”

For more information on Carnival please visit www.salisburycitycouncil.gov.uk