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by woodbury
Tue 26 Jun, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: Leisure and Entertainment
Topic: Hertford Carnival and Fun Day
Replies: 5
Views: 2887

Hertford Carnival and Fun Day

Last Sunday, 24th June, was Hertford Carnival and Fun Day in the Castle Grounds. It was also England vs Panama in Russia. We had booked the day long before the World Cup fixtures were set but were unsuccessful in getting them to change their date or the time. We believe that there was an effect in a...
by woodbury
Mon 03 Jul, 2017 11:20 am
Forum: Leisure and Entertainment
Topic: Carnival at the Castle.
Replies: 3
Views: 2891

Re: Carnival at the Castle.

Thank you for your comments. Lots to work on! They do have a website and I think an Fb page. http://www.hertfordcarnival.org.uk/ . But you would probably not stumble across it unless you were looking.
by woodbury
Mon 26 Jun, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: Leisure and Entertainment
Topic: Carnival at the Castle.
Replies: 3
Views: 2891

Carnival at the Castle.

The event took place again this year on Sunday 25th June. It seems that it may become an annual event. I know that there is some dispute over whether it is truly a "Carnival" in the absence of a parade but logistical problems together with lack of support make it unlikely that a parade will return. ...
by woodbury
Sun 26 Jul, 2015 9:56 am
Forum: Community
Topic: the 'Carnival'
Replies: 13
Views: 6712

Re: the 'Carnival'

For anyone who has an interest in the "Carnival", or whatever title you would prefer, please see http://www.hertfordcarnival.org.uk/index.html for an update including what you can do to help make a successful day next year if the event goes ahead!
by woodbury
Fri 03 Jul, 2015 4:44 pm
Forum: Community
Topic: the 'Carnival'
Replies: 13
Views: 6712

Re: the 'Carnival'

The "Carnival" this year was a joint effort organised by Hertford Town Council and the Rotary Club of Hertford. FYI the "carnival" is not organised by the council The council do a fantastic job with these events, from this, teddy bear picnic, knights fighting, outdoor screenings and then the highlig...
by woodbury
Sat 05 Jul, 2014 12:48 pm
Forum: Leisure and Entertainment
Topic: Carnival Cancelled
Replies: 11
Views: 7388

Re: Carnival Cancelled

It is good to see a lot of comments saying that last year's carnival was such a success. There was a lot of effort went into it and it is good to know that it was appreciated. A similar amount of work went into this year's event, perhaps even more, but we were not able to persuade enough people to t...