Update – marshals and coins…..

1265831_10152350053542215_5355889731760848917_oA huge thank you to all who made the Wheelbarrow event so successful last night. Facebook is humming for once with lots of good comments about the “floats” and the “good vibe” of the event. The entrants did Pewsey proud – again. Lots of the team who managed the event last...
September 19th, 2014Read More

And Finally …

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Well there goes 2014 … and it remains only to remind you that the public wash-up meeting, open to all to discuss how things went across the whole year’s Carnival programme, will be held in the Bouverie Hall on Mon 20th October, 7:30pm. Then to round everything off with...
October 14th, 2014Read More

Photo Galleries and Tag Clouds

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Regular visitors to this site may have noticed in the build up to Carnival that we had to take down the “slideshows” from the Photo Galleries pages? We did so with a heavy heart because we know them to be popular … unfortunately, that was part of the problem...
October 3rd, 2014Read More

Camel & Curry Race Postponed Until 2015

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Following a severe case of Laminitis the prestigious Camel and Curry race night has been postponed until Carnival 2015, hopefully not too many dissappointed race goers but see you next year……..  ...
September 27th, 2014Read More

Money Money Money…..

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Counting coins The 23 volunteers who worked through Monday and Tuesday counted and banked over £3,000! An amazing result. Thanks also to the running club who counted and bagged over £300 that they collected on Saturday. Over £300! I think they must have run round twice There’s more money coming...
September 21st, 2014Read More

Do you know who to contact for…?

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Did you know that on the Carnival website there’s a page called Contact Us ? We’ve tried to list all the people who have responsibility for the mass of jobs that need to be completed to deliver the Carnival each year.  You can ask your question at the bottom of the...
September 17th, 2014Read More

Fancy handling a load of cash?

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Help required on Saturday from 6pm to walk around the Procession route ‘swapping’ £1 coins for 2p’s. Money bags and coins will be provided so all that is required is a smiley face! Please get in touch with Mark for more info and to offer some time…. mspanswick@hotmail.co.uk Ps...
September 15th, 2014Read More

Update Five (please share)

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Well done to the Has-beens for a great night of Karaoke. Duck race starts at 2.00 Duck Race Lantern making in the church this morning  Lee needs help in the Coopers this morning, Saturday, erecting gazebos and the like for the Children’s Three legged race tomorrow Three Legged Opening ceremony Sunday...
September 13th, 2014Read More

Ola Sir Bradley, Mark Cavendish and all the ToB riders!

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Pewsey and its Carnival really showed its happy face to the watching world as the Tour of Britain cycle race came through the village the morning after the Four-Legged Event. Many thanks to Sue Faux Arts for providing the fancy dress for the road surface. Pewsey prepares a fitting...
September 12th, 2014Read More

Carnival Update Four (please share)

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Well done Pewsey! After all the publicity there was a real chance that people would not have taken part in the Four Legged Event last night, but we were only 3 teams down on last year and much more importantly everyone seemed in a very positive mood and as...
September 12th, 2014Read More

Carnival Update Three – There’s a lot going on!

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There’s a lot going on!  Thanks to Jerry for the Golf day on Friday 5th September. This is a new Carnival event Golf Day review Monday A very packed Bowls Club hosted this year’s Carnival Crib night which proved a great success yet again. Thank you Annie Tuesday Nigel and...
September 11th, 2014Read More

Road Closures

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The Pewsey Carnival Committee would like to inform you of temporary road closures for the following main events. Please note the timings of the closures to help assist us with traffic management and ensuring the safety of local residents, spectators and participants: Four-Legged Event       18:00 – 23:00 –...
September 8th, 2014Read More