Events Tagged ‘Caterham & District Carnival’

Caterham & District Carnival Committee held their annual darts competition on Saturday 28th January at Caterham Ex Serviceman’s Club, in Townend, Caterham.

The first fundraising event of the year organised by John O’Neill, attracted 12 teams, with many families taking part.

Humphrey United triumphed over the Old Gits (last years winners) in the final of this knockout competition. Humphrey United’s team were Hedley Humphrey, Dave Humphrey, William Humphrey, Mick Holman, Lee Jones and Joe Shanahan.

The winner of the plate competition was Pugwash.

Trophies and plates were donated by local business JJ Browne & Son (Jewellers) Ltd and presented by Martin Vaux , Chairman of the Carnival Committee.

This years Beneficiaries from Caterham Carnival will be 12th Caterham Scouts, Caterham District Girl Guides, Ridge Radio and Caterham & Whyteleafe Tennis Club.

The Annual Caterham & District Carnival took place on Westway Common on Saturday 11th June 2011.

The Carnival Procession started at 1.30 from Croudace office car park travelling along the Godstone Road and Croydon Road to Wapses Lodge roundabout.

The second part of the procession started at 2.45 from Caterham Dene travelling along the High Street up Chaldon Road, along Coulsdon Road before entering Westway and onto the common, where the prize giving takes place.

This year’s winner for The Best float was from Laurels Day Nursery, with Caterham May Queen being Highly Commended.
Best walking Float was The Arc, with Warlingham May Queen and 1st Caterham Scouts being Highly Commended.

The Annual Caterham & District Carnival took place on Westway Common on Saturday 11th June. The proceedings started at 1pm, with the official opening of the carnival.

Jump Theatre School were the first in the arena to entertain the waiting crowds, Zodiac Gymnastics Club followed with old favourites The Essex Dog Display Team doing the first of their two displays.

Following the return of the floats and the prize giving, Caterham UKTA Taekwon-Do School showed off their expertise, The Arc Dance Group were next, followed by the second display by The Essex Dog Display Team,

The Annual Caterham & District Carnival took place on Westway Common on Saturday 11th June with proceedings starting at 1pm and concluding at 5pm with the Grand Draw.

The highlight of the afternoon is always the return of the floats, which have travelled around Caterham for most of the afternoon, followed by the float prize giving.

This years beneficiaries will be The Arc, 8th Caterham Scout Group and Whyteleafe Football Club Youth Section.

On Saturday 12th February the Caterham & District Carnival, Darts Tournament took place at Caterham Ex-Servicemen’s Social Club in Townend, Caterham. Fourteen teams took part, in what is now an annual event, with many supporters cheering on the teams. [Read more…]