GALLERY: Thousands turn out as town basks in sun

Buxton Carnival, the mad scientists

Buxton Carnival, the mad scientists

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Buxton basked in warm and sunny weather at the weekend as thousands of people turned out for the annual carnival.

Saturday’s procession featured a variety of colourful floats and foot characters, bringing well-known faces from music, TV and films to life.

The afternoon’s activities began with a Spitfire flypast, followed by the annual four-mile carnival road race, which attracted a record number of entrants.


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