BAKEWELL: Carnival day - picture slideshow

Beautiful weather brought out the crowds for Derbyshire’s ‘biggest and best carnival’.

Bakewell was lined with residents and visitors on Saturday as a procession of floats and fancy dress passed through the streets.

Bakewell Carnival Parade - Bill Weston

Bakewell Carnival Parade - Bill Weston

The parade, which included marching bands, was led by the carnival queen and her entourage.

The day also saw a display by the bands in the arena, miniature trains and face painting, Punch and Judy sideshows and entertainment.