At the meeting of the town council on the 7th August, Mayor Madeleine  Ashcroft asked for the council to send a vote of thanks to the Carnival Association for a once again putting together a fantastic carnival as part of all of their annual events. Madeleine asked that ” their be recognition for what is a small band of volunteers, who make so many events happen through a great deal of hard work, commitment of time and enthusiasm for making sheringham a vibrant place to live, work and visit.” The council agreed wholeheartedly to agree with and pass on her views to the Carnival Association on behalf of the full town council.

In addition Madeleine also acknowledged the businesses and community organisations who also come together and support the Carnival Association through sponsorship, advertising and providing events. All of which was vital for a successful carnival to be able to take place..