Chard Street Fayre 2023

Chard Carnival Street Fayre - The day as it happened.

Photo's taken by Brian Quinn. 

6.30 am - The setup starts.

A sneaky picture (She loves them) of Jean manning the road closure

07.30 - The stalls start setting up

08:30 - Nearly there

09:10 Jam open for business

Dough Bros - with their donuts

The ice cream van looking forward to a busy day

Jean and Jenny taking a little stroll

Some yummy cakes

An unusual selection in aid of a good cause

Holyrood students in aid of their Ecuador trip, Check out the Go fund me page here

Some more yummy cakes

09:30 - Holyrood street - people starting to arrive.


The first of our live entertainment on the stage

Local legend John Gudge - setting up

Zoe Penfold said - "Pleased with how its going - In fact very well"

John on stage

Jean and Scott on the committee stall

Fun in the stocks

 10:45 - Holyrood street

11.00 - Kelly Leigh

The band backyard doing an Oasis number

Holyrood Street 11:45

12:30 sees the Royalty on stage

Zoe and Shannon have a sneaky drink!

115pm - Betsy with her Flash mob was amazing


Street Fayre Goer Claire Brown had a fantastic day

Betsy Goodman - finishing off her amazing act.

Some members of the committee - 

Chard Brass band


Blackdown Acapella

15:30 Holyrood Street

And that's a wrap as the photographer has to go to work,


Back to blog


Well done for a great day


Well done for a great day


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