Hatherleigh Does Haven 2019

Hatherleigh Does Haven is back by popular demand! ‘Club passes’ will be available on the door, an absolute steal at £5 for adults and £2.50 for children for a full evening of varied and exciting entertainment, including bingo, interactive family games, and even a spot of hypnotism! The entertainment will run from 7pm ’til late. Bar, BBQ and refreshments available. …

Meg HansenHatherleigh Does Haven 2019

Hatherleigh Carnival presents – The Wurzels

The Wurzels August 2018 After a brilliant 2017 gig, Hatherleigh Carnival were thrilled to invite the Wurzels back to play a fundraising gig for us! Everyone had a brilliant night, committee members as well as audience, with support music from South Devon folk band Cracknakeel and traditional Irish folk band The O’Marleys. A huge thank you to everyone who made …

Meg HansenHatherleigh Carnival presents – The Wurzels

Photographic Competition – 2017 Winner

Photographic Competition – 2017 Winner   Congratulations to Eliza Squire who was the winner of our photo competition in 2017!

Meg HansenPhotographic Competition – 2017 Winner

Hatherleigh Carnival Photo Competition 2017

For the last few years we have run a Photo Competition and we’re delighted to announce we are running it again! Hatherleigh Carnival Photo Competition 2017 The number and quality of the images entered last year was fantastic and we look forward to seeing what you capture this year. If you would like to enter this year’s competition please get …

PyntoHatherleigh Carnival Photo Competition 2017

Cones,Road Closure signs and gas barbecue for Hire

The committee have road closure signs, over 100 cones and a gas barbecue available for hire.  If you would like to use them for your upcoming event please contact Dawn on 01837 810265

Louise BaterCones,Road Closure signs and gas barbecue for Hire

2016 Carnival Results

Shop Window Display 1st – Gingerface 2nd – The Paper Shop 3rd – The Fish and Chip Bar Afternoon Class 1 – Decorated Cycles & Prams – Local 1st – R & A Circus (Lion Tamer) – Riley Dore & Alice Gardner 2nd – Pirate Party Island – Fred Barrs & Thea Barrs 3rd – Old McDonald – Dilling & …

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Carnival Photo Competition 2016

After last year’s highly successful Hatherleigh Carnival Photo Competition we are delighted to announce that we will be running another one for 2016. We were delighted with the number and quality of the images entered last year and we look forward to seeing what you capture this year. If you would like to enter this year’s competition please get your …

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Who will be the 2016 Carnival Queen?

Are you a female?  Aged 12 or over by Nov 12th?  Do you live in either Hatherleigh, Meeth, Highampton or one of the surrounding parishes?  Would you like to be this years Carnival Queen?  All we ask is that you try and sell Queen draw tickets (you will receive 10% of any sales over £100) The successful candidate will receive …

Louise BaterWho will be the 2016 Carnival Queen?

AGM Monday 21st March

Carnival AGM It’s time to get the ball rolling for Carnival 2016,  please come and show your support in the Old Schools at 7.30pm on Monday 21st March

Louise BaterAGM Monday 21st March

Winner of the Photo Competition 2015

Thank you for all the wonderful entries to this year’s Photo Competition. The photos were judged yesterday at the George Hotel and we are pleased to announce that the winner of the Hatherleigh Carnival Photo Competition 2015 is Rupert Stockwin with his image Mechanical Circus. Winner – Rupert Stockwin Mechanical Circus 2nd Place – Rupert Stockwin 3rd Place – Richard Funfair Hayes – …

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Photo Competition

This year we are running a photo competition to encourage you to share lots of your wonderful images with us so we can add them to our website and facebook pages. Make sure you get your camera out over the Carnival weekend, day and night, and enter our competition to be in with a chance to win a special prize. Enter …

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2015 Hatherleigh Carnival Results

SHOP WINDOW DISPLAY 1st  The Paper Shop 2nd  Cornwall Farmers 3rd Salar Gallery   AFTERNOON Class 1 – Decorated Cycles, Prams & Barrows – Local 1st  Chitty Chitty Bang Bang – Harry Edwards-Brady 2nd Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs – Oliver & Chloe Rice, Lottie & Jimmy Powlesland, Emmy Powlesland, Orla, Oscar & Alfie Pease. 3rd Batman and His Mobile – Riley …

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A Fitting Farewell to Brian

September brought the very sad news that Carnival Stalwart Mr Brian (Basil) Doidge  after a very long illness, had passed away. Brian had served on the Carnival Committee for years but his main passion was the tar barrels and torches.  Brian had helped to make and pull them since he was old enough and when his health meant he couldn’t …

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Download Carnival 2015 Programme

View or Download the Carnival Programme 2015! The festivities begin on the Friday evening when the two sets of barrels are pulled to the top of town, unlit, by the children of the town and surrounding areas. At 5.00am on carnival morning a team of sub-committee members pull the first set ablaze through the streets with the other set following …

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Chairman’s Message 2015

Thank you for looking at our programme, and I hope you have noticed the changes made that will improve safety and clarity but also maintain the tradition and history of YOUR carnival. This year we have started the process of moving the carnival proceedings away from the Market and we are trying to make the process as simple and seamless …

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Our 2015 Carnival Royalty

This year’s Queen is Ella-May Jevons. Ella-May joined Hatherleigh Primary in 2013 at the start of Year 6. Only there for one year, she certainly made her mark and was presented with the ‘Spirit of Devon’ Award before moving up to Okehampton College. Ella-May may be a newcomer, but she is a direct descendant of the Pearse family, who opened …

CommitteeOur 2015 Carnival Royalty