Carlisle Pageant

A parade of giant puppets will tour through the city on Saturday 17th August as part of the city Council's annual pageant.

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Rain doesn't deter crowds at Carlisle pageant

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A wet start to the day didn't stop the fun Credit: ITV Reporter Ryan Dollard

Hundreds have arrived to enjoy the Carlisle Pageant despite the inclement weather. The pageant marks the start of a week long celebration of the city's culture and history. Stilt walkers, face painters and jugglers will perform as well as appearances from famous characters from the city's past.

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Today's pageant will celebrate Carlisle's history Credit: ITV Reporter Ryan Dollard
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Performers in Carlisle this morning Credit: ITV Reporter Ryan Dollard
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The weather forced some to seek shelter Credit: ITV Reporter Ryan Dollard
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Fun at the Carlisle pageant Credit: ITV Reporter Ryan Dollard

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