Maldon Carnival is hosting an fundraising event every month starting in January. The Carnival procession will be on August 1st, 2015.

Carnival is over for another year. Thank you.

Fun Day at the Annual Crabbing Competition

The rain held for the annual crabbing competition, there were 81 entries with the majority being under the age of 14.  All the participants compete for heaviest crabs.  The heaviest crabs of the day was 69g and was caught by Elanor Watkins(Pictured below).

Winners of the 8s and under class

Elanor Watkins Elanor Watkins (69g)

Charlie Steward Charlie Steward (65.5g)

Harrison Newby Harrison Newby (53g)


Winners of the 9 to 13s

IMG_2371 _FBLewis Thomas (59g), Katie Cottee(63g) and Kaine Fry(63.5g)

Winners of the over 14s

Owen Woodruff & Sian Woodruff

Well done to all the people who took part in this years competition.

Photos from the day:

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6th Annual Maldon Crabbing Competition

The Annual Maldon Crabbing Competition is on 29 August 2015.  The competition is open to children and adults of all ages, but children under 16 years must be accompanied by an adult. Registration will take place from 11:00am by the Boating Lake at the Promenade Park

Competition starts at 11:30 – 2:00
Registration 11:00 – 1:30
Weigh-In starts at 2:00

Entry fee is £1.50 per person.
Please bring your own bucket, bait and line.
There will be prizes awarded: Under 8s, 9-13, Adults & 13+
For more information www.maldoncarnival.co.uk or e-mail rob@maldoncarnival.co.uk or Call Rob on 07929 857723

Crabbing Poster