Bridgwater Carnival : full report

This year's Bridgwater Carnival helped raise more than 24 thousands pounds for charity.

After moving from a Friday to a Saturday for the first time, the weather held up for the night. And England's oldest lit procession had a few surprises in store...

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Bridgwater Carnival

Bridgwater's famous carnival - held on a Saturday for the first time in years - had 117 entries, including more than 50 illuminated carts. Each one is up to 100ft long with up to 25,000 lights.