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Ilfracombe Carnival is almost here

12:44 20 August 2014

This year's Ilfracombe Carnival princesses pictured with the Mayor, George Squires, at Rescue Day. Picture: Steve Swain.

This year's Ilfracombe Carnival princesses pictured with the Mayor, George Squires, at Rescue Day. Picture: Steve Swain.

© Steve Swain Photography

Carnival time in Ilfracombe this Thursday, August 21.

DON’T miss Ilfracombe Carnival parade this Thursday (August 21) at its earlier start time of 6.30pm.

The parade assembles at the swimming pool car park, Hillsborough, from 5pm. This year the route takes in the whole High Street before turning down into Wilder Road.

Leading the parade will be carnival princesses Ellie O’Rourke, Ellen French and Gemma Wright, who were chosen at rescue Day on Wednesday,

There is still time to enter the carnival, up until 5.30pm on the day - entry forms can be collected from the TIC, St James Dairy, Coversure Insurance, Tinker Tailor Party Shop or email


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