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Buxton Carnival 2017

Buxton Carnival 2017

Written by Netta Christie on July 14, 2017

All aboard for some carnival fun

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Here are some of our merry band practicing our best smiles. We are rarely allowed out of tram HQ so we are very excited!!

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Jane, more usually dressed as Mary Queen of Scots, was in her tour guide uniform posing with Miss Lilian Violet Bowdine our Edwardian actress.

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Tram driver Fred and Netta addressing the multitude.

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Robert Rippon Duke doffed his hat to the crowds

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Nothing quite prepares you for the size of the crowd. This was the view as we turned on to Terrace Road. What a lot of effort goes into the Well dressing and Carnival but boy it’s worth it.

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Not quite sure what tram driver Fred and Michael are plotting maybe they are discussing ever more exciting tours?

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A rare picture of most of the team.
What a great day and what a great town. We love you Buxton xxx

Did you get any photos of the tram in the parade, please share in the comments 🙂

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