CARNIVAL: Mark Robson becomes youngest ever Life Member of Bridgwater Carnival
HISTORY has been made within the Bridgwater Carnival community with the announcement that committee member Mark Robson has become the youngest ever Life Member of the group.
Mark, 47, was awarded the honour during Bridgwater Carnival Committee’s annual meeting and not only has he become the youngest Life Member but has also set a “first” for the organisation.
A Carnival spokesman, speaking on social networking Twitter, said: “Mark’s dad, Doug, is also a Life Member and so it is the first time we have had father and son as Life Members.”
Other news from the 2018 Bridgwater Carnival AGM: Chairman – Dave Croker; Treasurer – Anne-Marie Ward; Collection Director – Mike Dodden; Procession – Chris Mockridge. All other directors and officers remain in their posts.
Mike Crocker was voted in as President Elect.
PHOTOS - TOP: Courtesy of Bridgwater Carnival's social networking Twitter feed.