2019 Carnival funds distribution
By leightoncarnival, Oct 18 2019 08:40AM
At the presentation night, Leighton-Linslade Carnival gave cheques amounting to just over £6000 to a total of 43 groups and orgaisations that benefit the people of our community.
The groups to benefit this year are: 1st Bedfordshire Inclusive Girlguiding, 1st Leighton Buzzard Brownies, 1st Leighton Buzzard Guides, 1st Linslade Beavers, 1st Linslade Rainbows, 3rd Linslade Rainbows, 7th Leighton Buzzard Rainbows, 9th Leighton Buzzard Rainbows, Air Cadets, Bassett Rd Surgery PPG, Buzzer Buses, Church of the Good Shepherd, Dogs for Good, Friends of Leighton-Linslade in Bloom, Friends Within – Mencap, Glee Club, Harlequins, Heath and Reach Scout Group, Hospice at Home Volunteers, Epilepsy Society on behalf of Jazzercise, Keech Cottage Hospice, L&D Hospital Radio, Leighton Buzzard Day Centre, Leighton Buzzard Fire Cadets, Leighton Buzzard Hockey Club, Leighton Buzzard Rugby Club, Leighton Linslade Music Centre Trust, Leighton-Linslade Cancer Support Group, Linslade District Guides, Linslade Obedience & Ringcraft Club, Mencap High 5 Club, Mencap Holiday Club, MIND BLMK, Naval Cadets TS Ocean, Parkers Pioneers Explorer Scouts, RNLI (LB Branch), Shooting Stars, Spectrum Community Arts, Swingdance MK, Tenacity Dance, Uki-Toons, Yes We Can (LL Rotary), Zumba Kids.
Thanks are due to the Royal British Legion Club for hosting the presentation night again, as well as all our meetings throught the year and the Court Selection.
Carnival is a Supporter of Greensand Country
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Following the cancellation of Carnival due to the Covid pandemic, we created a separate Facebook page for the virtual Carnival Leighton-Linslade Virtual Carnival 2020.
Please vist this page to see the wonderful videos that made up the virtual arena, some from before lockdown, some during lockdown and some as we were slowly emerging from lockdown.
Below is a film of the virtual procession. Enlarge it to get the full benefit of the images (and the music)