Taunton pageant. Somerset.
Historical pageant enacted on the grounds of a castle near Taunton This is quite an extravaganza; a true epic of a pageant; whose theme seems to be something in early British history. Opens w/ a group of monks or priests carrying long carved antique bed across lawn;...
The Southend Carnival Queen receives her chain of office and then the procession through the streets all in favour of the local hospitals.
A carnival of giant Puppets makes its way through the streets of Brussels.
Komodo Dragons arrive in Batavia (Jakarta) Zoo.
Some very inventive and impressive looking floats take part in the Viareggio carnival in Italy.
Hong Kong's famous dragon boat festival.
"Joy Rag" charity event for Hull's Infirmary, Yorkshire.
Rain interferes with dragster festival at Blackbushe airport, Surrey.
People perform the Dragon Dance at Chinese carnival. China.