Court Diary Events 2017 – 2018

Below are some of the exciting events that the Nuneaton Carnival Court are invited to attend.  Updates will be put on to this page as and when they happen.  If you would like the Court to attend/help out with your event, please contact

The first duties of a new Court always goes with a bang! when they attend the Annual Civic Bonfire in Nuneaton.  They are invited to add a lilttle sparkle to the evenings events.  Together with the Mayor and the leader of the Nuneaton Lions they push the button to start the bonfire.


Carnival court with Nuneaton Lions


Carnival Court, Deputy Mayor and Mayoress, Lions and Anker radio


Fireworks for fun and family


Bonfire in full flame


Carnival court and the folk of Nuneaton enjoying the show.

Rememberance Sunday, laying a wreath at the Cenotaph.


Carnival court with Chairman Martin Hobbins and Melissa Hutchinson (Left), Riversley Park Cenotaph.


18th Nov 2017 – Attendance at the Mary Ann Evans Christmas fair, meeting Father Christmas, Marcus Jones MP and a very large bear.


Carnival Queen and Princess at Mary Anne Evans Hospice.


Queen and Pricess with Mr Marcus Jones MP.


Father Christmas


Three happy smiling faces.


26th Nov 2017  The annual Nuneaton Christmas Lights switch on.  This is a full day helping out with the Carnival Committee fundraising stall. They met “Hoop Guy” had an interview with Merv on Anker radio then off to meet the Civic Mayor prior to the lights switch on.


Carnival court with John Parnell “Hoop Guy”


Carnival Queen Saskia having an interview with Merv on Anker Radio.


The Mayor’s parlour with the Mayor (Councellor Bill Hancox) and Mayoress, prior to the Lights Switch On.


2nd Dec 2017 Mayor’s Charity, Bag pack at Asda – Nuneaton.

The Carnival Court along with other members of the Mayor’s team of volunteers helped at the “Bag Pack” at the ASDA store in aid of the “Mayor’s Appeal 2017-2018”

8th Dec 2017 The Carnival Court was kindly invited to the Abbey Theatre by the  Rabble Youth Theatre group to see the production of “Honk”


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Rabble Youth Theatre with Mayor Bill Hancox and Nuneaton Carnival Court.

13th Dec 2017   Carnival Court was kindly invited to the Abbey Theatre on this occassion by the Abbey Players, to see the pantomime Dick Whittington.

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17th Dec 2017 The Nuneaton Carnival Childrens Christmas party.

This successful christmas party, which had to be put back one week due to the heavy snow fall on Sunday 10th (you will remember if you were trying to go somewhere). Held at ASDA store Nuneaton, with special guest Father Christmas.


Santa’s workshop at the Childrens Christmas Party.


24th February 2018 – Invite to the Mayors Parlour.

More information will be posted when available.

10th June 2018 – The big event of the year is the annual carnival.  This is such an exciting day for the Court, and they hope you will all come along to support them.