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Mardi Gras madness

PUBLISHED: 14:19 11 March 2011

Yarmouth Mardi gras festival 2011.


Pancake tossing on King Street

Yarmouth Mardi gras festival 2011. Pancake tossing on King Street

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WHETHER it was towering metal sculptures that spurted flame and resembled something from Mad Max, or the slightly more light-hearted pancake antics taking place nearby, Great Yarmouth’s Mardi Gras offered a range of entertainment.

Taking place on Tuesday afternoon, the Seachange Arts-run occasion on King Street was a celebration of the international flavours of the town hoping to bring a bit of the New Orleans flavour to the east coast.

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