In pictures: Thousands join the fun at the Normanton Gala Weekend 2019

The annual Normanton Gala Weekend returned this weekend, with entertainment, stalls, fireworks, dance displays and more.

Monday, 16th September 2019, 12:26 pm
In pictures: Thousands join the fun at Normanton Gala 2019

The Gala celebrates the best the town has to offer, and features a parade through the town, as well as stalls and activities in Haw Hill Park. Can you spot any familiar faces in the parade photos below?

Woody, Bo Peep, Buzz Lightyear and Jessie joined the parade on the back of this float.
It was all smiles from the Normanton Knightingales Cheerleaders as they danced through the parade.
Representatives from Fresh Youth Dance also joined the gala.
Deputy Mayor Councillor Tracey Austin enjoyed the sun as the parade worked its way through town.
Glitter and bright colours were the order of the day for this group.
Councillor Josie Farrar, the Mayor of Normanton, also joined the parade.
Some distance from his home in Queens, parade-goers were also treated to a visit from Spiderman!
The Vibe Tribe enjoyed the chance to show off their skills in the parade.
It is tradition for the mayor to join the parade.
The cheerleaders took to the spit of the parade, with costumes and decorations.
It was fun for all - even those who were working the parade!
In matching outfits, this float encapsulated the spirit of the parade.
This canine companion was sure to feel included in the fun.
The Normanton Gala celebrates the best that the town has to offer.
The Normanton Musical Theatre Society raised the spirits of the parade with their quirky collection of costumes.
Hats, bow ties and matching jackets made this float the envy of the town.
Balloon arches and numbers made this vehicle hard to miss.
The police mascot joined officers on the parade route
The sequined outfits ensured that this float was ready for stardom.
The parade passed through Normanton town centre as the gala got underway.
A DJ stand had been set up on the back of this float, complete with cardboard speakers.
Also joining the fun was the PSCO Mascot, who makes appearances at many community events.