Something for the weekend – Charlesworth & Chisworth Carnival

This week’s something for the weekend is the Charlesworth & Chisworth Carnival taking place tomorrow (Saturday 11th July).

It start’s with a traditional carnival parade which set off from St Margaret’s School on Glossop Road at 12.30pm, before proceeding up to the recreation ground on Marple Road in Charlesworth.

Once it arrives at the Rec, there’s a whole host of stalls and entertainment including at 2.00pm the crowning of the carnival royalty, along with from 2.30pm a hefty 3 and a bit mile fell run up one side of Coombes Rocks and back down the other side – more details here

Things then start to draw to a close at 4.30pm with the presentation of prizes, including the prizes for the scarecrow competition which has seen a scarecrows scattered across Charlesworth.

All in all there’s something for everyone so have a wander up !