Leicester's Caribbean Carnival is well and truly underway

The annual Caribbean Carnival left Victoria Park just after 1pm this afternoon and is making its way down London Road into the city centre.

Leicester Caribbean Carnival is now in its 27th year, featuring a renowned procession in which people young and old dress up in costumes.

Carnival moving through Leicester Credit: ITV Central
Vibrant costumes entertain revellers Credit: ITV Central
Dancers take part in carnival Credit: ITV Central
Carnival goers enjoying the event in Leicester Credit: ITV Central
Bright colours filling the streets of Leicester Credit: ITV Central

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Caribbean Carnival Parade

We bring you the latest from this year's Caribbean Carnival Parade- which is making its way through Leicester today.