Logo of the Winterbourne Down May Day CarnivalCarnival 3rd-5th May 2014

The theme for this year is ’Children’s Books’. For more information on what is happening this year go to our events page.


Concert – Monday 31st March – Note Change of Date!

We are thrilled to that the Band of the Fire and Rescue Service will be returning to our Methodist Church to entertain us from 7.45 pm with music from classical to pop. Seats can be reserved from the beginning of March by contacting any committee member.  Admission: Adults £5 and children free when accompanied by an adult.  The price includes light refreshments.

The 2014 Carnival Committee

Winterbourne Down Border Morris dancers at the carnival

Winterbourne Down Border Morris Dancers

At our last committee meeting we carried out the Election of Officers and Committee for the next twelve months.  We are pleased to advise the following:-

Chairman: Fred Smith

Treasurer: Anthê Evans

Vice Chairman: John Turner

Assistant Treasurer:  Martin Moulding

Secretary: Faye Spours

Publicity: Sue Cessford

Other members are the Assistant Secretary Steve Jenkins, Publicity Assistants Brian Serjent and Steve Jenkins.

The next carnival committee meeting will be Tuesday, 4th March  at 7.30 p.m. in the Winterbourne Down Methodist Church hall.  If you want to be involved in the organisation please come and join us.

We will once again be seeking volunteers to help during the carnival day with setting up/manning stalls/manning the road closure areas and tidying up.  Please contact Fred or Faye on 01454 851059 to add your name to our ‘volunteer list’.  All we ask is an hour of your time to help make this carnival day another great success.  For further information please contact either the Secretary on 01454 851059 or the Chairman on 01454 772072.