VIDEO & PICTURES: Thousands turn out for 'biggest and best' Buxton Carnival

These Guides donned colourful costumes for their storybook theme.
These Guides donned colourful costumes for their storybook theme.

Over 17,000 people lined the streets to watch Buxton’s biggest-ever carnival parade - which was more than a mile long.

The sun was shining and the town was in a carnival spirit as spectators sang, clapped and supported the procession.