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Carnival Queen

And the winner is

Full report and pics

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What's in a name

Tom tells you more

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Dorothy fills a void

Dancing for all

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What's in a Street name.

Bob Dobson's 17th article.

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Our Mayor's

latest column.

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Woven Words

Helen's voice paints a picture.

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See More Pictures

by Garth Dawson

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Local author, Jill McDonald-Constable from Clayton-le-Moors. Jill has been published in Britain under the name of Amos Carr and in America as Gil McDonald. Her genre is Westerns.She now has five titles out and a sixth will be released at the end of April. She is membership secretary of Lancashire Authors' Association.


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Bethany Donohue became Accrington's 2015 Carnival Queen when she overcame

13 rivals to take the crown in the final at The Brooks Club on Thursday Evening


Carnival Queen 2015 Bethany Donohue

Picture by Peter Jones

Bethany was "over the moon" More pics and report soon


The Tigers Freefall Parachute Team will be at this year's Accrington Carnival on Saturday June 13th. make sure you are there to see them and so much more. Click here to read more...

Click here for two pages full of Carnival info and events. You can also download

printable Carnival Queen and Carnival Princess application forms, but you need

to be quick. The closing date for the Carnival Queen comp. has passed and

Carnival Princess forms must be filled in prior to attending the event at Oswaldtwistle

Mills on May 30th where applicants must arrive by 9 a.m.





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