Axminster Carnival raises �1,900

AXMINSTER Carnival raised �1,900, despite the recession.

AXMINSTER Carnival raised �1,900, despite the recession.

Organiser Liz Purvey said costs still had to be deducted but it was better result than expected.

She said: "We feel very happy about the amount raised. With the present economic climate I think it's better than expected.

"It appeared that everybody enjoyed the carnival.