The Band of the Avon Fire & Rescue Service Band of the Avon Fire & Rescue Service

Fundraising Concert – 20th February 2017

On Monday 20th February at Winterbourne Down Methodist Church, Down Road, the Band of the Avon Fire & Rescue Service will be performing a concert of wonderful music including songs from shows, TV themes, classical and chart toppers – something for everyone.  The concerts starts at 7.45pm and tickets are priced at £5 per adult and accompanied children free, including light refreshments.

 Money raised during the evening will go towards the Winterbourne Down Village Carnival in May. This will be a wonderful evening so don’t miss it. 

 More information and tickets are available from Pete Nichols on 01454 777820 or on the door.

Join us for a weekend of fun in 2017!

Carnival Weekend: 29th April-1st May 2017

There will be exciting acts to entertain you throughout the day, and we will once again be inviting commercial stalls, as well as the charity stalls, to line the streets/ pathways. Therefore, if you or someone you know has a creative flair and wishes to set up a stall and are willing to pay for a table and make a contribution to our chosen charity, please contact Anthé Evans on 01454 778156.

The Carnival Committee

The committee meets at regularly – why not join us?  Just ask one of the committee for details – we’d welcome more help!!

Winterbourne Down Border Morris dancers at the carnival
Winterbourne Down Border Morris Dancers

The Officers and Committee for this year are:

Chairman: Fred Smith

Vice Chairman: John Turner

Treasurer: Anthê Evans

Assistant Treasurer:  Martin Moulding

Secretary: Charlotte Hall

Publicity: Sue Cessford and Pete Nichols

Licensing Officer: Steve Jenkins

Entertainment Officer: Paul Smith

Volunteers needed for the 2017 Carnival

We will be once again seeking volunteers to help during the carnival day with setting up/manning stalls/manning the road closure areas and tidying up.  Please contact Fred or Faye on 01454 851059 to add your name to our ‘volunteer list’.  All we ask is an hour of your time to help make this carnival day another great success – you don’t need to join the committee or attend any meetings – just give us a bit of your time on the day.  For further information please contact either the Secretary on 01454 851059 or the Chairman on 01454 772072.

Carnival Queen from 2016

Meet our Carnival Queen – see our 2016 Carnival Queen and her attendants!