Community / Midsummer Carnival raises fund for reach fund

Winning Float at this years Midsummer Carnival - Willy Wonka and the oompa loompa's

THOUSANDS of pounds were again raised in support of the Callum Younger Reach Fund during Saturday’s Midsummer Carnival.

The annual event saw a number of colourful floats, jarl squads, the Lerwick Pipe Band, emergency services vehicles as well as trial bike riders setting off from the Lower Hillhead for a precession through town ending at Victoria Pier.

All photos: Gordon Siegel Photography

Runners up float at the Lerwick Midsummer Carnival went to the Shetland Young Farmers.

 

3rd place at the Midsummer Carnival was the musical float – The Greatest Showman

 

A young Superman fan joins Lerwick Guizer Jarl John Nicolson during Saturday’s Midsummer Carnival parade.

 

Keith Leslie pulling a wheelie for a large crowd at the Midsummer Carnival in Lerwick.