Grindleford Carnival a hit

CROWDS flocked to fun-filled Grindleford Carnival at the weekend.

Scores of families descended upon the Peak District village for an afternoon of sheer delight on Saturday.

NDET 16-6-12 RKH 6 Grindleford Carnival- Joe Gilbert - Robin Hood.

NDET 16-6-12 RKH 6 Grindleford Carnival- Joe Gilbert - Robin Hood.

Fancy dress competitions, a pipe band and a magic show were just some of the treats to entertain those who braved the unseasonable weather.

Stephen Blowen, chair of Grindleford Carnival, said: “All the planning and hard work paid off.

“We’d like to thank the committee, residents and local sponsors who made the carnival such a success.”