Axminster Carnival 2018: Results of the event

PUBLISHED: 17:30 17 September 2018 | UPDATED: 09:28 20 September 2018

Otters Carnival Club at Axminster Carnival. Ref mha 0916. Picture: Andrew Coley

Otters Carnival Club at Axminster Carnival. Ref mha 0916. Picture: Andrew Coley

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Organisers of Axminster Carnival have revealed the judges’ results

Axminster Musical Theatre at Axminster Carnival. Ref mha 0772. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Musical Theatre at Axminster Carnival. Ref mha 0772. Picture: Andrew Coley

Judges at Axminster Carnival have revealed the results from the event.

There were more than 40 entries in this year’s procession, which wound its way through the town’s streets on Saturday, September 15.

The were as follows:

Fancy dress individual junior (Les and Sue Mays Cup): 1 Little Chief, K Newbery; 2 How to Tame Your Dragon, H Baxter.

Honiton Royalty at Axminster Carnival. Ref mha 0861. Picture: Andrew ColeyHoniton Royalty at Axminster Carnival. Ref mha 0861. Picture: Andrew Coley

Fancy dress individual adult (Sheppard Challenge Cup): 1 One Day in Summer, Spirit CC; 2 Truly Scrumptious, E Miller; 3 Mickey Mouse, P Hutter; 4 Tickle Your Fancy Nancy, N Quick.

Fancy dress pairs (George House Cup): 1 Mardi Gras, Tizzy’s CC.

Axminster Royalty at Axminster Carnival. Ref mha 0793. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Royalty at Axminster Carnival. Ref mha 0793. Picture: Andrew Coley

Decorated hand cart (Axminster Young Farmers Cup): 1 Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Bubbles CC; 2 Mucky Milkmaids, P Armour CC; 3 Batman Characters, Lugg’s CC; 4 Little Mermaid, Ridgeway Inn.

Walking group (The Mayor’s Trophy); 1 Diwali – Festival of Light, Zem CC; 2 Sister Kelly’s Choir, K Leigh School; 3 Made in Dagenham, Axminster Musical Theatre; 4 Way Out West, Fantasy CC.

Axminster Drama Club at Axminster Carnival. Ref mha 0767. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Drama Club at Axminster Carnival. Ref mha 0767. Picture: Andrew Coley

Decorated trade vehicle – open (Haye Lane Cup): 1 The Jolly Woodsmen, M Jones; 2 Axminster Tools and Machinery electric car, W Asher; 3 Axminster Tools and Machinery van, W Asher; 4 R.E.D Transport, R Dunsbury.

Mini floats (Ron Purvey Cup): 1 The Greatest Show on Earth, Generations CC.

Visiting Royalty – East Devon circuit towns (Sam Enticott Cup): 1 Colyton Royal Party, Colyton Carnival; 2 Magic Kingdom, OSM Carnival: 3 Queen of the Deep, Seaton Carnival: 4 Ocean Fantasy, Honiton Carnival.

Visiting Royalty – open (John Jeffery Cup): 1 Cinderella, Bovey Tracey CC.

Open Class 30ft and under (Peter Perryman Cup): 1 Off to See the Wizard, Budleigh Salterton CC; 2 Boffins, Amigos CC; 3 Rock Kids, H&A CC.

Youth (Bob Newbery Cup): 1 Be Our Guest, South Brent CC; 2 Monsterz Cruize, Juniors Reloaded CC; 3 The Addams Family, Axminster Drama Club.

Local (Chairman’s Cup): 1 Skullduggery 11, A&A CC; 2, The Land of Make Believe, Little Acorns; 3 Fabulous Flamingos, Flamingo Pool.

Open (Peter Baulch Cup); Bollywood Dreams, Sidvale CC; 2 Last Ride, Otters CC.

Comic (Axminster News Trophy): 1 Irish Madness, Honiton Young Farmers; 2, Battle of Portaloo, Nunsford Nutters CC: 3 Itsy Bitsy, Poppe Inne CC.

Other Trophies Presented

Bevis & Beckinsale Cup, Best Entry in Procession, Irish Madness, Honiton YFC.

Presidents Cup, Best Walking Entry, D1 Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Bubbles CC.

Kilmington Players Cup, Best Drama Club Entry, Addams Family, Axminster Drama Club Youth.

Tiger’s Carnival Club Cup, Best Costumes, Ilminster Majorettes.

Axminster Carpets Cup, Best Music, Irish Madness, Honiton YFC.

Frank Rowe Cup, Best Pub Entry, Itsy Bitsy, Poppe Inne CC.

To see pictures from the procession, click on the link.

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