The Original Chesterfield Carnival

Back by Popular demand and after 25 Years - The Original Chesterfield Canival

Starting in 1963 the Carnival was the brainwave of Trevor Oldfield and was built up with nothing but Blood, Sweat and Tears from Trevor, Margaret his wife and the Carnival Committee formed from within the ranks and the President Peter Mullan.

The Carnival grew from strength to strength right up until 1989.

There was also Parades to spread the word which took place from different areas like; Chesterfield Town Hall, Littlemoor Shopping Centre, The Olde House and Newbold Nursing Home.

Allsorts of Entertainment have performed from Medieval Knights, Cowboys, Donkey Derby, Banger Cars, Parachutists, Barnstormers, The Billerettes, Reenactment society, Proctors Fair, 5 a Side Football, Baby Shows and the famous Midland Counties Championships and UK Championships for Carnival Bands.

The full Story will be added over the coming days as Trevor finished


For Enquiries

Kevin Oldfield - General & Financial Manager

25 Herriot Drive, The Limes, Chesterfield, S40 2UR

E-Mail : Kevin Oldfield BMMD


 Honorary Life President Trevor Oldfield,

35 James Street, Stonegravels, Chesterfield, S41 7JE

Telephone : 01246  557419

Assistant Manager

Rebecca Oldfield -



Mark Godfrey -

E-Mail : Trevor Oldfield Honorary Life President


Famous Chesterfield Carnival




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.Revised: Wednesday, June 24, 2015