Summer 2012: Twickenham Festival

Here are some photos from the Twickenham Festival and the assorted fairs, fetes, parties and events that are taking place in the spring & summer around the town. Add a link to yours and we’ll feature it here or email to twickerati @ gmail.com. You know you want to.

Friday 1st June and Twickenham Festival gets underway with a Tug of War competition in front of The Barmy Arms on Twickenham Embankment.

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More tug of war:

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St Mary’s Church fete, Saturday 2nd June:

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Ice cream by the river:

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The live music stage:

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The coolest dog in Twickenham. Nice afro!

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Water zorbing at Champions Wharf (c Twickenham Alive)

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Live music, Twickenham (c Twickenham Alive)

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JUBILTASTIC
Hopeless weather didn’t stop this Jubilee street party Zumba class in Fifth Cross Road. Now that’s dedication to the cause. (via Louisa Bell)

Street Party in Fifth Cross Road (Louisa Bell)

TWICKENHAM FESTIVAL CONTINUES with ECOVER BLUE MILE
Saturday 9th June…

Eel Pie Bridge

Live Music, Twickenham

Kayaks at the Ecover Blue Mile

E-type & ice cream

DRAGON BOAT RACING, 16th JUNE

Dragon boats, Twickenham (c TwickenhamAlive)

TWICKENHAM CARNIVAL, 17th JUNE
Photos from Twickenham Carnival 2012: the parade from York House to Orleans House Gallery.

And here are a couple by photographer Andy Blackwell:

Street Dancers, Twickenham Carnival (c Andy Blackwell)

Indian Dancers, Twickenham Carnival (c Andy Blackwell)

AND ALSO:
Motor Torpedo Boat 102 at Twickenham. Back from the Diamond Jubilee River Pageant:

Want to add a photo? Go ahead! Link to it or email to twickerati @ gmail.com

LINKS to what went on:
* twickerati May to July “What’s On”
* Official site: Twickenham Alive

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