Flour and water mayhem in Sheringham Carnival street races

Children's race winners Tallulah Derby, 13, and Lily Dewing, 12. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Children's race winners Tallulah Derby, 13, and Lily Dewing, 12. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

A Viking ship, a Back to the Future time machine and a 1980s-style roller skate were among the crazy contraptions trundling through Sheringham town centre as part of the annual carnival street races, which saw crowds in their hundreds line the pavements to pelt competitors with flour-filled paper bags and water bombs.

Sheringham Primary School teaching assistant Lisa Heir, who entered the adults' race with teacher Be

Sheringham Primary School teaching assistant Lisa Heir, who entered the adults' race with teacher Becky Robinson. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Street race regular Kevin Pitcher took the adult and child category title for the fourth year running for his Knight Rider cart based on the 1980s TV series, also teaming up with pal Nick Slade to bag the adults' race cup.

Sheringham Primary School teacher Becky Robinson, who entered the adults' race in a 1980s-style roll

Sheringham Primary School teacher Becky Robinson, who entered the adults' race in a 1980s-style roller skate with teaching assistant Lisa Heir. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Childrens' race title was taken by Tallulah Derby, 13, and Lily Dewing, 12, with Emma-Louise Glover and Emily Oakley named waiters and waitresses' race winners and Adam Groom and Emma White winning the office chair race.

Seven-year-old Maddy Fisher watching Sheringham Carnival street races. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Seven-year-old Maddy Fisher watching Sheringham Carnival street races. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Carnival chairman Stuart McClean said: 'It's been magnificent and the response from the public has been fantastic.'

Sheringham town crier Andrew Cunningham-Brown gets a pasting in the carnival street races. Picture:

Sheringham town crier Andrew Cunningham-Brown gets a pasting in the carnival street races. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Street race entrant Chris Shepherd gets gunked in the waiter and waitresses race. Picture: KAREN BET

Street race entrant Chris Shepherd gets gunked in the waiter and waitresses race. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant


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Sheringham Carnival waiters and waitresses' race. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Carnival waiters and waitresses' race. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Sheringham Carnival waiters and waitresses' race winner Emma-Louis Glover. Picture: KAREN BETHELL.

Sheringham Carnival waiters and waitresses' race winner Emma-Louis Glover. Picture: KAREN BETHELL. - Credit: Archant

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Sheringham Carnival waiters and waitresses' race. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Carnival waiters and waitresses' race. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Sheringham Carnival street races. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Carnival street races. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Sheringham Primary School teacher Becky Robinson and teaching assistant Lisa Heir race up High Stree

Sheringham Primary School teacher Becky Robinson and teaching assistant Lisa Heir race up High Street with their 1980s-style roller skate. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Sheringham Carnival street races. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Carnival street races. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Carnival queen Abigail Dowsett-Olby presenting the waiters and waitresses' race trophy to Emily Oakl

Carnival queen Abigail Dowsett-Olby presenting the waiters and waitresses' race trophy to Emily Oakley and Emma-Louise Glover. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Sheringham Carnival street races. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Carnival street races. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Sheringham Carnival street races. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Carnival street races. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Sheringham Carnival chairman Stuart McClean with office chair race winners Adam Groom and Emma White

Sheringham Carnival chairman Stuart McClean with office chair race winners Adam Groom and Emma White. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Office chair race winners Adam Groom and Emma White sprint to the finish line. Picture: KAREN BETHEL

Office chair race winners Adam Groom and Emma White sprint to the finish line. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Sheringham Carnival street races. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Carnival street races. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Sheringham Carnival street races. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Carnival street races. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Sheringham Carnival street races. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Sheringham Carnival street races. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Adults' race winners Nick Slade and Kevin Pitcher. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Adults' race winners Nick Slade and Kevin Pitcher. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

Adults' race winners Nick Slade and Kevin Pitcher. Picture: KAREN BETHELL

Adults' race winners Nick Slade and Kevin Pitcher. Picture: KAREN BETHELL - Credit: Archant

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