This is just a few of our Carnival Queens. If you were once Canvey Island Carnival Queen and you have photos please email them in to firstname.lastname@example.org with date and name so we can add you to the page.
Queen Gretel Rubery and her court 1966 with cartoonist Roy Ullyett
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The last Carnival Queen Amy Seaton 1999-2000
1997 carnival court, Queen Vicky Resson, Princesses Laura Staples and Sara Caller.
1996 Court Queen Natalie Steel, Princesses Michelle Slate and Louise Pinks
1995 Carnival Court, Queen Maria Cain, Deputy Queen Jenna Ostermeyer, Princesses Victoria Hewitt and Tracy Stephens
1994 Canvey Queen Anna-Maria Downer, Deputy Marie Lovett, Princesses Jenna Oystermyer and Tracey Stephens
Canvey Court 1993 Princesses Karen Woodberry and Marie Lovett
1992 Court, Queen Suzanne Knox, Princesses Marie Lovett and Amber Wright
Which year was this and who were the girls?
1991 Princess Karen Woodbury, Deputy Queen Suzanne Knox, Queen Samantha Butcher and Princess Andrea Lloyd
Queen Susan Knox 1990, Princesses Amanda Lloyd and Tina ?
1989 Carnival Court. Princess Michele Lines, Queen Paula Fiddy and Princess Sarah Barclay
1988 Queen Tracy Gower, Princesses Jackie Parsons and Lisa Clements
1987 Carnival Court. Back Left to Right, Princess Lorraine Fyson, Queen Paula Bolton, Deputy Princess Mary Day, Princess Karen Hearin, Deputy Queen Maria Rawlings
1986 Teresa Smith with her court Karen Heran, Maria Rawlings and Junior Princess Mary Day
1982 Queen Amanda Fairhall and Princesses Sharon Williamson and Michele Lyon
Echo Newspaper Archive
1981 Queen Anita Evans and attendants Sandra Cheneski and Dawn Wilmot
Echo Newspaper Archive
Susan Brewer c1980 with Princesses Deborah Wilmott, Margaret Costello and Junior Princess Kim Guzzan
Carnival Court 1980
1979 Julie Price with Kim and Lisa Wright
1978 Court Hilary Brand, Rosalind Hurst, Lisa Wright and Susan Culhane
1975 Leslie Hodder and Court
1974 Carnival Queen Susan Frost
1971 Shirley Scantlebury
1967 Left Jean Windsor (who went on to be queen the following year, centre Queen Janice Gilbertson, unknown ???
Queen Gretel Rubery and her court 1966 and the twins Tracey and Sharon Bennett
Canvey Carnival 1960: The Queen is Iris Mason the 1959 Carnival Queen. Pauline Woodcock is left & Valerie Sparkes is on the right
Pauline Hayford nee Woodcock
Any ideas what year this was and who were the lovely ladies?
Carnival Queen Eileen Clarke Goller 1953. Eileen died 2018
Betty Blackwell and Jean Scott