Blyth Community Carnival 2017 – A Roaring Success

Thank you to everyone who came along to Blyth Community Carnival on Saturday 26th August 2017! It was a great day filled with entertainment for everyone. We would like to thank; Dennis Curran, SunKingsSoznakBlyth valley sambaTimestep DanceChris CrossBell & Bullock Circus Theatre, Ken Phillipson, The Cheerful Insanity of The Shaw:Clark Project and Anth Purdy Music who came and performed on the day in the Market Place, Blyth Town Council for helping to fund and organise the event, everyone who came to the workshops and helped build props and costumes for the Carnival Parade, all those who came and joined in the parade on the day and to everyone in the community who came along to support. Feel free to tag yourselves in our Carnival photos on our Facebook page.

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We gratefully acknowledge the generous support of all our funders which currently includes:

  • Arts Council England
  • Blyth Town Council
  • Community Foundation
  • Edward Gostling Foundation – RW Mann Trust – Shears Foundation
  • Erasmus+
  • Great Northumberland
  • Hadrian Trust – High Sheriff of Northumberland – Rothley Trust
  • Heritage Fund
  • National Lottery Community Fund
  • Northumberland County Council
  • Postcode Community Trust
  • Sir James Knott Trust
  • The 1989 Willan Trust – Wellesley Trust
  • the Coalfields Regeneration Trust