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Preston Carnival King and Queen to be crowned on Saturday

Last year's Carnival King Pic: Kenneth Blackburn Preston Flag Market is to be transformed into a celebration of Caribbean colour and sounds during Saturday. Carnival King and Queen competition as part of Preston Carnival runs during the […]

4 years ago
Your pictures: Preston Caribbean Carnival 2014

Dazzling carnival procession Pic: Jim Beattie Preston’s annual Caribbean Carnival took over the city centre streets for the 40th time. Celebrating the ruby anniversary in the sunshine there were hundreds of performers in dazzling costumes. Many […]

5 years ago
Caribbean Carnival route through Preston

It’s almost here. Preston’s 40th Anniversary Caribbean Carnival 2014. The annual festival of colour and sound celebrating the Caribbean community of the city takes place on Sunday 29 June. Preston […]

5 years ago
Bus diversions as Preston prepares for Carnival

Various routes in and around Preston City Centre will be closed from 11am on Sunday 29 June, to allow for the Caribbean Carnival procession. Preston Bus tell us the roads […]

5 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Caribbean Carnival King and Queen competition

The King and Queen Costume Competition was held on Market Square Saturday 21 June to decide who will lead the procession on carnival day. Each Band put forward a King […]

5 years ago
Preston Carnival given free use of Moor Park for 40th anniversary

Two participants share a joke during the processions Preston Carnival has been granted official use of Moor Park for it 40th anniversary celebration. The annual festival of colour and sound celebrating the Caribbean community of the city takes […]

5 years ago
Preston Carnival team preparing for 40th anniversary as funds come through

carnival 2011 A member of Preston Carnival’s organising team has spoken on Preston FM about the struggle to fund this year’s event. Carnival is in its 40th year and preparing to celebrate […]

5 years ago
Preston Carnival meeting to discuss ruby anniversary

The colour and sounds of Preston's Carnival are important for the city according to the council report A public meeting is to be held on Saturday to plan the 40th Preston Carnival. The Caribbean Carnival takes place on Sunday 25 May. It is celebrating its ruby anniversary […]

6 years ago
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