Carnival News

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Reading Chronicle

 

Great coverage from our friends at the Reading Chronicle.   Heroes and villains entertain big crowds during popular annual street procession.
Luke Adams, reporter.

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2018 Carnival Queens

 

The Oakwood Centre in Woodley, rang out to the cheers and applause of family and friends as this year’s Woodley carnival Queens and princesses were crowned. ......

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Dogs are welcome!

 

Dogs on leads are welcome on the carnival field during the afternoon and we even have their own show to enter. The Carnival dog show organised by Yvonne Alder......

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Classics in the Park

 

Another great show taking place on the carnival field is the Hants & Berks Motor Club 'Classics In The Park' car show......

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Carnival Flower Show

 

The Woodley Flower Club will be holding their annual Flower Show in the Oakwood Centre. Exhibits from the public are welcome, and for children there will be the opportunity .....

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Take a ride on the Smily train...

 

Waitrose is a big part of our community and we are pleased they are part of our big day! Waitrose Woodley have kindly sponsored the Smiley Train.....

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Farm on the moooooove!

 

The Hicks Group have been patrons of the Carnival for decades offering their support and generous sponsorship. This year they have kindly sponsored the 'Farm on the moooooove!'

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Bubbles, bubbles, bubbles...

 

Tall Will The World's Tallest Bubbleologist is coming to the carnival, all thanks to local business Storage King who have sponsored this exciging attraction.....

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Iconic 1966 Batmobile

 

Woodleys our local estate agents have generously sponsored the Carnival for three years. This year to support the theme they've been busy on the Bat Phone.....

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Hurricane Flypast

 

Exciting news! The RAF Events team have just confirmed that the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Hurricane flypast will take place at 15:14pm on carnival afternoon.....

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58th Carnival Programme

 

Delivery of our carnival programme has commenced to 14,000 homes in Woodley and the surrounding area.....

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Woodley Food Bank

 

We end the week hearing from our final charity for 2018, Woodley Foodbank. Led by The Pilot Light Trust, Woodley Foodbank was set up in 2004.....

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Just Around the Corner

 

Today’s news is all about JAC - Just Around the Corner, one of the four charities we are supporting this year.....

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Woodley Community First Responders

 

In today's news we hear from Woodley Community First Responders, one of the four charities that the carnival is supporting this year.....

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Me2 Club

 

Each day this week we are highlighting the charities the carnival will be supporting, today is all about Me2 Club.....

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The Countdown begins...

 

Time is ticking away and soon it will be Carnival time in Woodley again. We’re getting really excited about this years Carnival and have been busy getting everything organised.....

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Quiz Night

 

Join us for a great evening at the Oakwood Centre in Woodley. The Carnival Charity Quiz Night is a great way to spend an evening with family or friends. The fundraising evening is in support of our 2018 carnival charities.....

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Queens & Kings competition

 

Could you be the next Woodley Carnival Queen or King (Senior school, up to 16 years old) or the next carnival Princess or Prince (Junior school, from 7 years old and upwards).....

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Main sponsors announced!

 

The 58th Woodley Community Carnival is very proud to announce it's 2018 headline sponsors. Local businesses, Woodley Estate Agents, The Hicks Group, Storage King and MCH Vehicle Hire are sponsoring this year's carnival.....

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Get involved!

 

If you are enthusiastic and keen to roll up your sleeves and get stuck in then why not volunteer either yourself or your organisation. The carnival is open to all business, schools, individuals and organisation to take part in.....

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2018 Beneficiaries

 

Ever since the first carnival in 1960 the carnival has supported our local community. We are excited to announce the chosen beneficiaries who will be supported this year.....

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Advertise with us!

 

We're hoping to make Carnival 2018 bigger and better, but we need your help to get us there. Advertising packages are available to fit all budgts with quarter, half and full page programme adverts or arena side banners available.

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Carnival 2018 Launch

 

On Tuesday 17th October the corridors of the Oakwood Centre in Woodley shook with the sound of marching stormtroopers and other famous characters as Woodley Community Carnival launched its 2018 theme of Heroes and villains.

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What's the theme?

 

The Woodley Community Carnival cordially invites local schools, businesses, clubs and groups to join us for our carnival 2018 launch evening at the Oakwood Centre on the 17th October at 7.30pm.

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