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Fancy dress (191)

Carnival entrants in fancy dress at Broadstairs, Kent. 1972.

Publicity shoot for play at the Memorial theatre. Location the Broadway with the old Broadstairs fire station in background, Broadstairs, Kent.

Elegant woman kissing prizewinner at Ash village fair, Ash, Kent.

Carnival cricket match on Ramsgate main sands, Ramsgate, Kent 1961

Portrait of couple in fancy dress for carnival entry at Ramsgate, kent.

Two female majorettes at Ramsgate carnival parade, Kent.

Broadstairs residents dressed as Victorian/Dickensian characters out and about in the town 1972. Broadstairs, Kent.

Broadstairs Dickens week characters boarding Hoverlloyd SRN4 hovercraft at the hoverport, Pegwell, Ramsgate, Kent.

Three girls dressed in white as May Queens and Princesses. Ramsgate, Kent.

Children in Water Gala fancy dress competition at Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs, Kent.

Children in fancy dress at Ash village fair, Kent.

Horse and trap with ‘wedding party’ as entrants to carnival, Westbrook, Margate, kent. c1960

Carnival Performers in fancy dress at Westbrook, Margate Carnival c1960

Showgirls rom the Golden Garter saloon at the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Winners of fancy dress contest at St.Lawrence church fete, Ramsgate, Kent.

Women dressed at Dickensian characters at the Pavillion garden. Broadstairs, Kent.

Broadstairs residents dressed as Victorian/Dickensian characters out and about in the town 1967. Broadstairs, Kent.

Children in Water Gala fancy dress competition at Victoria Gardens, Broadstairs, Kent.

Men dressed as victorians with boneshakers at Broadstairs carnival. Broadstairs, Kent.

Carnival participants and spectators sheltering from the rain at Margate carnival, Kent.

Cartoon duck fancy dressed entrant to carnival parade and fancy dress contest at Thanet, Kent. 1966

Woman in armour dressed as Joan of Arc on a horse in Westbrook Avenue, Margate Carnival c1960

Men in fancy dress on horse-drawn trailer at Ash village fair.

Showgirls rom the Golden Garter saloon at the Lido, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent.

Herne Bay Sailing Club (Muddlecombe Fire Brigade) float at Westbrook, Margate Carnival c1960