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2 days ago

Once upon a time...
there was a carnival, an extremely popular carnival that had been held for many, many years in the lovely seaside town of Swanage.

Lots of people visited the carnival and took away lots of happy memories.

We would like to find out about your favourite stories, memories and especially to see your photos of carnivals gone by.

So post and tag us in them with @swanagecarnival or send them in directly to secretary@swanagecarnival.com

We will publish your stories, memories and photos on our social media pages and website.

Next year Swanage Carnival will return with lots of fun and games and plenty of entertainment, whilst raising money for good causes …but in the meantime let’s treasure the ones of years gone by.........
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3 weeks ago

Once upon a time...
there was a carnival, an extremely  popular carnival that had been held for many, many years in the lovely seaside town of Swanage. 

Lots of people visited the carnival and took away lots of happy memories. 

We would like to find out about your favourite stories, memories and especially to see your photos of carnivals gone by.

So post and tag us in them with @swanagecarnival or send them in directly to secretary@swanagecarnival.com

We will publish your stories, memories and photos on our social media pages and website.

Next year Swanage Carnival will return with lots of fun and games and plenty of entertainment, whilst raising money for good causes …but in the meantime let’s treasure the ones of years gone by.........

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Daughter was Carnival Queen in 2002, had such a great week so joined the committee and never looked back. Bring on 2022!!!

We stumbled across the festival on our honeymoon. Bought and raced a wheelbarrow, never looked back!

My sister Tracey Broadway won the pavement artist comp back in the early 90’s huge prize from Daler Rowney 🥰 so many memories from this brilliant carnival, can’t wait for next year 😃👏🏻👏🏻

I won the Donkey Derby one year! Never won the beauty contest though!!!!! 🤣

I remember winning £1000 pound find the key few years ago

I remember winning both the ladies darts and ladies golf. Still use the beautiful glass vase i received for the darts.

Our Engagement 2019 was one of the best.

My dad use to take part in the greasy pole many years ago.

That is our dad in the green overalls X

That is dad Kelly Stokes on the poll in the green 😍 xxx

I used to love the greasy pole!

Shame the greasy poll and a few other things not on now x

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We are looking for young volunteers to join our highly enthusiastic and successfull Carnival team.

After two years of not being able to put on Carnival due to the pandemic, it’s now all systems go on plans to put on a spectacular week of fun and entertainment for 2022 , whilst raising money for a selection of good causes that will directly benefit our community.

If you’re interested in helping anyway you can whether it’s helping during the build up or during the week itself, even if you can spare a few hours , literally any time you can give it will make a huge difference !!
It’s hard work but it’s rewarding and it’s great fun , also it’s a great social friendly atmosphere !!

Please try and help us if you can.

To find out more about how you can help or how you can join the carnival team check out our website:
www.swanagecarnival.com/volunteer

Help us make sure Swanage Carnival continues for now and for years to come.
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1 month ago

We are looking for young volunteers to join our highly enthusiastic and successfull Carnival team. 

After two years of not being able to put on Carnival due to the pandemic, it’s now all systems go on plans to put on a spectacular week of fun and entertainment for 2022 , whilst raising money for a selection of good causes that will directly benefit our community.

If you’re interested in helping anyway you can whether it’s helping during the build up or during the week itself, even if you can spare a few hours , literally any time you can give it will make a huge difference !! 
It’s hard work but it’s rewarding and it’s great fun , also it’s a great social friendly atmosphere !! 

Please try and help us if you can.

To find out more about how you can help or how you can join the carnival team check out our website:
www.swanagecarnival.com/volunteer

Help us make sure Swanage Carnival continues for now and for years to come.

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Stacey Phillips

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2 months ago

Once upon a Time …….

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Cannot express how excited I am!!! 😆

Looking forward to this ❤️❤️

I do hope so 🤞🤞

Stacey Launder

Extended weekend with the boys Laura?! 🤔🙏🏽

🤞🤞🤞

Helen Hamilton ˚͜˚am definitely coming next year xx

Hope so!

Great news..

🤞🤞🤞

Marc Nicholas we can pray for next year!! 🤞

Rob Cattle 🥰

Betty Wickens Kevin Wickens Bradley Wiltshire

Danielle Roberts

Nigel McRobb

Christine Jennings

Yippee!

Nikayla Humphries

Abbie Harris

Dinah Langan

Cant wait

Danny Rumens Nicole Rumens Paul Rumens Jason Simmonds 🍻☀️

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