Chairman of the Warton Carnival Day Committee Nicole Partridge said: It was a proper daft, silly, fun day where everyone could just let their hair down and really enjoy themselves.

Warton Carnival returns reinvented after 30-year hiatus

A carnival atmosphere took over Warton in a come back after hiatus of 30 years.

And despite the drizzle the Warton Carnival was a hit for the village which wants to bring the tradition back on an annual basis.

We started with a parade that went through the village. It was composed of a lot of community groups including Morris dances and dance groups.
We started with a parade that went through the village. It was composed of a lot of community groups including Morris dances and dance groups.
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Then we went to Bridges Playing Field where we were joined by Cubbins Fair.
Then we went to Bridges Playing Field where we were joined by Cubbins Fair.
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We had 32 stalls from local businesses who took a chance on us bringing back this event - which will hopefully now also be a future tradition.
We had 32 stalls from local businesses who took a chance on us bringing back this event - which will hopefully now also be a future tradition.
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And even though it rained having faith in us paid off.
And even though it rained having faith in us paid off.
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