News In Brief
- Prestatyn Carnival Association's 2016 Annual Most Imaginatively Decorated Christmas Shop Window competition, for town centre shops took place on Wednesday 22nd December. Winners were:
Most Imaginative Shop Window, Christmas 2016 Winner was "Nouveau Riche".
Pictured L to R: Joy Williams, Chair Prestatyn Carnival Association, Cathy Challand, proprietor "Nouveau Riche", Cllr. Bob Murray, Mayor of Prestatyn, Sue Sweeney, Mayor's Consort.
Most Imaginative Shop Window, Christmas 2016, Children's Choice, Winner was "Elevate Your Sole".
Pictured Back Row L to R: Carnival Princess, Pheobe, Carnival Queen, Alys, Jacqui Williams of "Elevate Your Sole", Joy Williams, Chair Prestatyn Carnival Association.
Front Row L to R: Prince Connor, Ladies of the Court, Alyssa & Gwen, Carnival Rosebud,
Lana-Jo, Queen's Crownbearer, Lilly.
- The Rotary Club of Prestatyn support Prestatyn Carnival by donating £250.
- The Mayor's Theme for the Best Entry in Prestatyn Carnival's 2016 parade will be:
"Music from the '20s to the '00s"
Previous winner was the Central Beach Club, Prestatyn, pictured at last year's carnival receiving the Mayor's Cup from Cllr. Bob Paterson. The Mayor's Theme is kindly sponsored by Prestatyn Town Council. First Prize: £100; Second Prize: £50; Third Prize: £25.
- Batala confirmed to appear at Prestatyn Carnival 2016.
Come wind, rain or shine, Batala will be back to help celebrate our 95th Carnival in Prestatyn.
- New Carnival representatives elected.
At our recent Selection event, the following children from our town were elected to serve as our 2016-17 representatives. Carnival Queen: Alys Jones; Carnival Princess: Pheobe Woosnam; Prince: Connor Dean; Rosebud: Lana-Jo Finnan; Queen's Court: Rhian Maler (Lady-in-waiting); Lilly Woosnam (Crown bearer); Alyssa Dean; Gwen Scourfield (Ladies of the Court).
- Do you want to do what these girls did?
Prestatyn Carnival Association is pleased to announce the date of this year's Selection is SUNDAY 24th APRIL at 2pm, KING'S HALL COMMUNITY CENTRE, PRESTATYN.
(Contestants must live in or attend school in Prestatyn, and be aged between 5-15 years). There
are competitions for both girls and boys. Anyone interested should call Joy on 07878 326874.
- Date for Carnival Day 2016 confirmed as Saturday 23rd July. Parade starts at 12 noon at the top of High Street.
- Little Loco Thomas confirmed to appear at the 2016 Carnival.
- The Mayor's Theme for Carnival Day 2016 is "Music from the 20s to the Noughties."