Aireborough Historical Society

Guiseley Carnival

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Title
Guiseley Carnival
Date Undated
Location Guiseley
Photo ID
A362 + J039 & J040
Comment
Top: Sepia image of Waites Carnival Float, a decorated horse and cart which won first prize.
The cart is decorated with fancy breads, the message "Success to our Carnival" appears to be made from bread, a tiered wedding cake tops the display.
The name "Waites confectioners, Oxford Street Guiseley is written on the side of the cart.

 

Middle: Highly decorated lorry for Guiseley Carnival. It was entered by the Co-operative Society and is stacked with goods. The things on display include polish, cocoa, metal polish and soap. There are five men with the lorry.

Bottom: A horse and dray belonging to the Co-operative Society, the driver was Tom Waite of Oxford Road.
The display for the Carnival features footwear.


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2016: Spectators on Towngate by the war memorial and the band of the Royal Air Force Cadets on the Green.

Photographer Edwy Harling

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2016: Vehicles taking part in the carnival parade seen here on the Green.

Photographer Edwy Harling

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Children from Guiseley Infants and Tranmere Park schools take part in the parade on the Green.

Photographer Edwy Harling

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2016: Aireborough RUFC taking part in the parade, a funfair and stalls next to the Station Hotel.

Photographer Edwy Harling 

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2016: A stilt walker was one of the sights and food stalls were popular as always.

Photographer Edwy Harling         

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2016: Busy carnival scenes around the stalls and attractions on the Station Hotel car park.

Photographer Edwy Harling

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2016: Carnival stalls on the Station Hotel car park.

Photographer Edwy Harling

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