The confidence and support shown by Newquay Town Council in donating £3,000 to the Carnival Week activities has been a catalyst to businesses. Both Domino Pizzas and Vasant Maru from the Maharajah have also come on board with generous sponsorship of £2001 and £501 respectively. Nick Kaye Pharmacy has also given a generous donation of £501In addition there are other national and local companies who are expressing an interest in becoming involved in promoting and participating in both the Carnival and Carnival Week (5th to 12th July).
Two new and exciting events planned for the week are a Regatta/Fayre on Sunday the 6th July at Trenance on the Boating Lake and in the Gardens and a Lobster Pot Race on Friday evening 4th July at the Harbour. Both great family occasions.
The Carnival Community Committee goes from strength to strength with nearly 20 people at the last meeting at the Great Western Hotel on the 24th February including new representatives from National Westminster and HSBC banks
All the schools in Newquay are participating in the carnival with exciting projects to stimulate their pupils imagination, while gaining skills and having fun.
Our next meeting is at The Great Western Hotel on Tuesday 25th March 7.30pm
If your club, business or organisation wishes to be involved in any way by putting on an event during the week or taking part in the Carnival please contact Graham Willmott on 878377 or Andy Cole at Andy’s Café in town