PICTURE SPECIAL: Thousands attend Market Harborough Carnival

Thousands of people braved the rain to enjoyed an action packed day of fun at the annual Harborough Carnival on Saturday.

More than 14 floats took part in the Market Harborough Carnival and thousands of people turning out to enjoy the fun and thrills of the day, despite the wet weather.

Miss Amy's Academy Dance Carnival Float.'PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150615-115525001

Miss Amy's Academy Dance Carnival Float.'PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER NNL-150615-115525001

The event, held at the carnival showground on Symington’s Recreation Ground, off St Mary’s Road, raises thousands of pounds for local charities each year.