It’s carnival time

NILALM110903D1 - Stapleford Carnival. Display by Les Dixon from Mount Grace Gundogs
NILALM110903D1 - Stapleford Carnival. Display by Les Dixon from Mount Grace Gundogs

hundreds of people turned out to enjoy this year’s Stapleford Carnival put on by the Hemlockstone Lions.

Organiser Katharine Stewart told the Advertiser: “We were so lucky with the weather, the weather gods looked kindly upon us.

NILALM110903D10 - Stapleford Carnival.

NILALM110903D10 - Stapleford Carnival.

“Everyone I’ve spoken to has said how much they really enjoyed it, the Mayor came over and thanked me so if the Mayor enjoys herself we’re half way there.”

Visitors enjoyed stalls, floats and activities throughout the day at the Ilkeston Road Recreation Ground.

NILALM110903D18 - Stapleford Carnival.

NILALM110903D18 - Stapleford Carnival.