After Somersham celebrates Carnival Day on Saturday, there will still be one day of activities left to go!
Family Cycle Ride
The Family Cycle Ride starts at 11am at Victory Hall (10:45 registration), running until 1pm. The circuit is 4.4 miles. Download the 2013 Family Cycle Ride map (PDF).
At £1 per entry, trophies will be awarded for the most laps in the allotted time for 12 & Under, Junior, and Senior.
Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult. In the interest of safety, please wear your cycle helmet and high visibility clothing.
Senior Pool Competition
The Centurian Club sees players aged 16 or over compete in the heats of the Senior Pool Competition. Starting at 2.30pm, with a £1 entrance fee. Entrants are still welcome.
5-a-side Football Tournament
From 2pm at Parkhall Road Playing Field, a 5-a-side football tournament takes place for footballers in school years 3 to 8. There’s a £1.50 entry fee. Advance booking is essential – contact Ali McCormick on 07425 178839.
This Sunday sees the biggest event for our canine friends – the Novelty Dog Show.
Get down to Norwood Playing Fields (behind Victory Hall) with your dog on Sunday 16th June from 1pm. With eleven different classes, there should be at least one category for your trusty hound to compete in… including some that owners can join in with too!
Best Dog under 15 inches at the shoulder
Best Dog over 15 inches at the shoulder
Dog with the Waggiest Tail
Odd Couple (mixed pair of dogs)
Best Dog Trick
Best Six Legs
Dog and Owner Most Alike
Dog the Judges would most like to take home
Dog and Owner Fancy Dress (don’t forget that ‘Beside The Seaside’ theme!)
GRAND FINAL: Best In Show
Entries open from 1pm (entry fee is 60p per class), so you’ll need to hand in a completed entry form (download it below) to the show organisers, and then you’ll be all set for when the judging begins at 1.30pm. The winners from each of the eleven categories will compete in the Grand Final. Rosettes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.
9am: Stalls start to set up on the Norwood Playing Field
11.45am: Procession assembles on The Trundle. Walkers at the Millennium Pavilion Gate (all welcome but children must be accompanied by a responsible adult). Floats at the north end of The Trundle. Vintage vehicles at the Millennium Pavilion car park (please go via Feoffees Road).
12 noon: Judging for Best Decorated Float (Club/Pub, school, and independent), and Best Walking Group.
12 noon: Stalls open. Beach Bar Beer Tent opens.
12.15pm: Procession starts from The Trundle
12.30pm: St Ives Rhythm & Blues Band begin (in the Busker’s Marquee).
12.30pm: Video Games Tournament starts. Video Games Arcade opens (in the Scout Hut).
1pm: Pidley Male Voice Choir begin (next to the Pimms Tent!)
1pm: Somersham Town Band begin (in Victory Hall Garden)