Elmswell Carnival 1978

Pictures 1-11 were found in a folder at the bacon factory when it closed. Can you identify the people? Click on any thumbnail to see a full-size picture. Don't forget to press your F11 key to get the fullest screen size!

We would be delighted to receive further contributions - information about this carnival or pictures of other fêtes etc.


1978 Elmswell Village Carnival Programme - Front Cover Programme kindly provided by Pearl Rose (nee Howlett)

1978 Elmswell Village Carnival Programme - Events Programme

1978 Elmswell Village Carnival Programme - Advertisers

1978 Elmswell Village Carnival Programme - Advertisers

Carnival Draw
Kindly provided by Pearl Rose (nee Howlett).

1. Megan Jones (L) and Jane Armstrong (R) far right with umbrella

2. Duncan Jacob (L); in Ashfield Rd (Baptist Chapel far R)

3. Sally Hawes (with umbrella?)

4. Jim Dade drove the bacon factory float

5. Man on far left in white coat is Jim DADE

6.

7. Boy in middle is Marcus (or Matthew?) SMITH, and man far right is Head Teacher Mike PERRY

8. Left to right are Beverley LAFLIN, Pearl HOWLETT (now ROSE), Tracey PERRY, Karen PIPER, Margaret HOWLETT (now SLATER), Carol POULTNEY

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10. "Ancient" man was Terry STOFNER(?)

11. MACINTOSH Family(?)

12. kindly provided by Pearl Rose (nee Howlett)

13. Kindly provided by Pearl Rose (nee Howlett)

14. Kindly provided by Pearl Rose (nee Howlett)

15. Elmswell's Ipswich Town Football Supporters' Float
Left to Right = Tim PEACHEY, Barry SCASE (with loudspeaker), and David PEACHEY Photo kindly provided by Barry Scase
Barry Scase advises that it cost £80 to pay for two Securicor guards to guard the F.A.Cup on display that afternoon.