Carnival 2008

Ledbury Carnival 2008 : Countries of the World

Programme of Events


Carnival Programme
Countries of the World
Monday 25th August 2008 : 11am to 6pm

Stalls in the High Street, Giant Inflatable in St Katherines Car Park, Fun Fair in Bye Street/St Katherines, Flower Show,

Carnival Procession - 12 noon to 1:15pm
Will consist of Marching Bands, Colourful Floats and Fancy Dress
From Ledbury Rugby Club to Ledbury Primary School


2019 Click here for Programme (Also available throughout the town)

High Street Stage Featuring Hereford Hospital Radio

 12pm Hereford Hospital Radio
1.30pm - 2:15pm MADONNA (Tribute Act)
2:30pm - 3:30pm Woody and the Stunt Cocks
3:45pm - 4:15pm SHAKIRA (Tribute Act)
4:40pm - 5:45pm Woody and the Stunt Cocks
5:00pm Grand Prize Draw

St. Katherine's Car Park Stage

1:30pm - 2:00pm Petro the Clown
2:15pm - 3:00pm Susie's Dance and Line Dancing
3:15pm - 3:45pm Petro the Clown
4:00pm - 4:45pm Susie's Dance and Line Dancing
5:00pm - 5:30pm The Amazing Magnus

Town Crier
Carnival Princess and Her Attentants
(Natalie Ball with Attentants Libby Skyers and Bethany Holmes)
Family Funfair

Park and Ride available from the Rugby Ground to Bye Street
*Pictures come from previous year carnival

Programmes are available by going to Ledbury Tourist and Information Centre next to the Market House, The Texaco garage in the Homend and various location around town. There will be draw tickets at 1 each, available on the day and on the Saturday Mornings near the Market House leading up to the carnival.

Road Closure from 7am on Bank Holiday Monday to include the High Street, Bye Street, New Street from Somerfield to Top Cross, the Homend from Eager Electrical to High Street.

During the procession, the following roads will be closed temporarily to traffic. (Approx times)

12:00 - 12:10 : From Rugby Ground to Countrywide Roundabout
12:05 - 12:15 Countrywide Roundabout.
12:10 - 13:00 The Whole of New Street to Somerfield. No through road to Worcester along New Street
12:40 - 13:00 Top Cross from Worcester to Gloucester road (No more than 15 minute delay)
12:45- 13:10 The Homend from Tesco to the High Street
12:50 - 13:15 Orchard Lane from Tesco to Ledbury Primary

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