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The coronation of Herne Bay’s 77th carnival court

Queen Alice and her two princesses look forward to a busy year HERNE Bay has a new carnival court. More than 200 people were at The King’s Hall on Easter Saturday to see the coronation of 18-year-old Alice Upton as this year’s Miss Herne Bay. Her princesses are Kelly Roy, 16, and Emma Hudson, 15. They were crowned after a …

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Herne Bay carnival chairman denies accusations that court selection is outdated

The chairman of Herne Bay carnival has rubbished claims that the selection of a queen and princesses presents the wrong image of success to girls. Andy Birkett is starting his 26th year organising the summer event, where local businesses and community groups parade along the seafront. But this year’s selection of a new Miss Herne Bay and a carnival court …

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Chairman denies accusations that court selection is outdated

The chairman of Herne Bay carnival has rubbished claims that the selection of a queen and princesses presents the wrong image of success to girls. Andy Birkett is starting his 26th year organising the summer event, where local businesses and community groups parade along the seafront. But this year’s selection of a new Miss Herne Bay and a carnival court …

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Herne Bay carnival court is selected before a crowd of more than…

Comments (0) HERNE BAY has a new carnival court. More than 200 people were at The King’s Hall on Saturday to see the coronation of 18-year-old Alice Upton as this year’s Miss Herne Bay. Her princesses are Kelly Roy, 16, and Emma Hudson, 15. They were crowned after a selection process involving a panel of four judges – Sheila Mann, of …

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Who will succeed our superb court?

As the traditional Easter selection of Miss Herne Bay moves closer I would, on behalf of Herne Bay Carnival Association, like to thank Miss Herne Bay 2014, Aurora Summers, and her princesses, Alice Upton and Mollie King, for all their efforts in representing the carnival association during their year in office. They should be proud of themselves for their conduct …

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Carnival court look to pass on their tiaras

ORGANISERS of Herne Bay Carnival are looking for a successor to their current court. Miss Herne Bay 2014 will be chosen at the Kings Hall on Good Friday, April 18, and anyone aged 15 or over who lives in the town is invited to apply. The carnival court – a queen and two princesses — will lead the annual summer …

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Thanks for all the carnival support

MISS Herne Bay, Kiera Ives and Herne Bay Carnival chairman, Andy Birkett would like to thank everyone in and around Herne Bay who have supported carnival events during the past year and showed once again that Herne Bay is a great place to be. For the first time in many years the association held a week of events which we …

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