Axminster Carnival attracts the crowds

PUBLISHED: 08:20 16 September 2018 | UPDATED: 09:13 18 September 2018

Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

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Hundreds line the streets for Axminster Carnival

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

Hundreds of people took to the streets of Axminster for the annual illuminated carnival.

The procession attracted many entries, with a mixture of walking entries, commercial vehicles, majorettes and large floats.

Judges, marshals and many other volunteers helped to make the event a success.

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

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Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

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

Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

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Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

Axminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew ColeyAxminster Carnival 2018. Picture: Andrew Coley

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

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