Barnstaple held it’s 71st Carnival this week, started in 1931 it is the largest in the West Country and WMV loved every minute of it, despite the weather!
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Pannier Market History
In 1827, the Borough Council undertook a major redevelopment of the area including the construction of a Pannier Market to replace the existing vegetable market and the formation of a new road, “Butchers Row”. The scheme, which was completed in 1855.